THE PRINCIPLE OF TENSEGRITY
Peter is an umbrella based on the principle of Tensegrity, enabling the most efficient stability to be obtained with the fewest spokes. When closed, Peter is reduced to a flat circle; when open the link between the mast and the fabric is created by elastic, making the umbrella a flexible yet stable object.
BOUROULLEC EXHIBITION: THE DESIGN PROCESS AS SEEN BY LISAA
To coincide with the Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec exhibition at the Champs Libres, the FRAC and the Parlement of Brittany, students from LISAA Rennes have created a buzz by putting on an exhibition about the design process. To illustrate this topic, students are using their research and design work for an umbrella.