A year after the launch of The Shoe Tree commissioned by Wallpaper* Magazine, the furniture piece by BEATRIX ONG x Joined and Jointed was selected to be displayed at the prestigious La Triennale di Milano during Salone del Mobile 2017, in Milan.
The Shoe Tree will be touring worldwide at the following locations:
🇸🇬 Wallpaper* Handmade Classics, Gillman Barracks, Singapore⠀
9 Mar - 11 June 2017⠀
🇮🇹 La Triennale di Milano, Milan, Italy⠀
6–16 April 2017⠀
🇭🇰 City Hall, Hong Kong⠀
6–28 June 2017⠀
🇰🇷 Dongdaemun,Design Plaza, Seoul, S. Korea⠀
26 Aug–16 Sept 2017⠀
🇺🇸 Block 37⠀
Chicago, USA (in collaboration with Chicago Design Museum)⠀
9–29 Oct 2017⠀
The Shoe Tree and boxes are available to purchase at Wallpaper* Store.
BEATRIX ONG AT INNOVATION BY DESIGN CONFERENCE
Beatrix Ong MBE was a guest speaker at Time Inc's first design conference in Singapore. Following a presentation and panel discussion with Tony Chambers, Editor -in-Chief of Wallpaper* Magazine, Ong was interviewed by Fortune during Singapore Design Week’s Innovation by Design Conference where she was honoured as an influential next generation designer.
Photo credit: Barry Wacksman
singapore + Wallpaper* Handmade classics
The Shoe Tree by BEATRIX ONG x Joined and Jointed was selected to be included in Wallpaper* Handmade Classics.
Launched on 9 March as part of the fourth annual Singapore Design Week, the exhibition will present a selection of the finest designs from Wallpaper’s Handmade initiative. An annual project now in its eighth year, Wallpaper* Handmade sees the world’s foremost design magazine cherry-pick cutting-edge artists, makers and manufacturers from around the globe to create one-off pieces. From sleek industrial accessories to furniture, food, fashion and more, the works are presented each year as an exhibition at Milan’s Salone del Mobile and in a special edition of the magazine. It’s a profound enterprise, exploring the meeting of design and expert craftsmanship through ingenuity and customisation.