Here a three days PAPER MAGIC MASTER CLASS with Royal College of Art first year students. Using paper, cutters and scissors, students develop their volumes…and some creative laser cutting experimentations with RCA technician Catherine Rocca. Using some photos, each student illustrated his proposal direction of the vehicle. Project published in Auto&Design sept/oct 2017. Please check… Read more »
Here a three days WIRE MODELLING MASTER CLASS with Royal College of Art first year students. It is an active and fun session with some hand made experimentations. Using wire strings and a spot welding modelling technic, students develop their volumes… Later on, they could stretch some textile over the wire frame in order to… Read more »
Here a Studio Project developed with RCA first year students called “The Good Dragons LUNG, K’ UEU, CH’IH” in association with SAIC Motor of Shanghai. Please see bellow examples of quick proposals (made in 2 days only) using HAND MOTION CLAY MASTER CLASS and 3d scanning. Ken Zheng Lucas Barberis Kalle Keituri Shyamal Kansara Presentation… Read more »
LITTLE RACER WITH PENCIL SKETCHES…on A3 paper
Vis à Vie, (1992) Vehicle bipolar, between a car and a motorbike to be driven alone or attached…
Centaur Project This car sculpture is influenced by the sculptor Alberto Giacometti and the thirties. It has a top chassis like a bridge. While driving in a glass cockpit like in an helicopter, you can see all the structural external parts of the car body as well as the environment.
Citroen V, (Ville et Voyage 1992/1994) to be the next 2cv. The car is to be used in cities or during long journeys with the family. The seat back tilt to create a large bed to be able to sleep in the car. Also, you can go anywhere in the world with right or left or even central driving due to… Read more »
Master Class on three days with Royal College of Art first year students. Just like pencil sketching on paper, the idea is to produce instantaneous hand size clay models inspired by an image, then from those shape experimentations to create a photoshop side view on a package. Here some work from first year students: Ni… Read more »
Master Class on three days with Royal College of Art first year students. The idea is to produce a hand size wire model from an inspiration then to stretch textile over it in order to create a volume. Later from pictures the goal is to render a side view of the vehicle. Here some work… Read more »
RCA MASTERCLASSES Nov 2014 : STROKE OF LIGHT
Master Class on three days with Royal College of Art first year students. The idea is to produce a side view from a brush stroke with one inspiration image.
RCA MASTERCLASSES March 2014 : STROKE OF LIGHT
3 days intensive brush stroke calligraphy workshop!!! In march 2014, with Royal College of Art first year students, we develop side view proposals from brush stroke in 2 lines. Here also some pictures of the work in progress live.
ENSCI MASTERCLASSES 2008 : HANDS ON APPROACH
Five days workshop with Hands-on approach project at ENSCI 2008 (ENSCI–Les Ateliers, the École nationale supérieure de création industrielle, is a French design school located in the 11th arrondissement of Paris). Looking at pollution free manpowered AUTO RICKSHAW in india and upcoming Solar energy vehicles, the brief is to create a POETIC AND ICONIC PARISIAN… Read more »
ABOUT STROKE OF LIGHT MASTERCLASSES
HOW TO CAPTURE LIGHT? “if you cannot draw your car by a few brush strokes, you have failed. The brush stroke – calligraphy – is very delicate.…if you don’t have a clear idea in 2 or 3 lines, you don’t have focus. If you can’t express it in three strokes, you have to go back… Read more »
ABOUT WIRE MODEL MASTERCLASSES
HOW TO CAPTURE LINE IN SPACE? The Wire model technic is a nice way to design directly in space, with the main lines… WHY DOING WIRE MODELS IN THE DESIGN PROCESS? The Wire model technic enhances hand feeling for lines in precision and tension. It allow to focus on the main lines of the car, to… Read more »
ABOUT HAND MOTION CLAY MASTERCLASSES
HOW TO CAPTURE THE HAND FEELING INTO A SHAPE? Clay is one of the nicest way to shape with your hand feeling… WHY DOING MINI CLAY MODELS IN THE DESIGN PROCESS? Just like a free hand sketch on paper, making little clay can enhance the hand touch on a shape with emotion. The small size allows… Read more »
PATJIRO DESIGNS 1993 : ALL METAL AUDI
AUDI sponsored project 1993: all metal sheets vehicle to rethink the usual moulding design process. Here, the sheets are directly folded by robots as an alternative industrial process (no mould are needed).
PATJIRO DESIGNS 1993 : CENTAUR ALUMINIUM STUDY
In 1993 for the CENTAUR project, here some Aluminium quick sketch models to imagine futuristic vehicle and produce drawings
PATJIRO DESIGNS 1990 : JAGUAR XJ
A Jaguar XJ 1990 proposal, inspired by E type and few beers with Keith Helfet (1/10 scale plaster model and some photoshop retouch)
PATJIRO DESIGNS 2014 : STROKE OF LIGHT
Car side in 2 lines dancing together just like calligraphy where a sign is the combination of few strokes in a very movement.