Konstantin Grcic / Driving Dreams
Konstantin Grcic is considered one of the most innovative product designers in the world. His work defines function in human terms each of his products characterized by careful research of design history and architecture and a passion for technology and materials. Trained as a cabinet maker before studying at the Royal college of Art, he has developed furniture, products and lighting for some of the leading companies in the design field. Amongst his renowned clients are Authentics, BD Ediciones, ClassiCon, Flos, Flötotto, Laufen, Magis, Mattiazzi, Muji, Nespresso, Plank, Serafino Zani, Thomas-Rosenthal and Vitra. In Gereon Wetzel’s new film, we experience first hand Grcic’s process as his new project “Chair_One” becomes tangible – from the initial sketches to the finished product. This film is sponsored by Providence's own design studio DCI Gift.
Driving Dreams documents the most visionary car designers of the 20th century, known by many as the Italian Automotive Renaissance. Interviews with top designers accompanied by exquisite images of their projects and cars, Migliarotti captures the passion, creativity and charisma that made these men leaders in their field.
DIRECTOR: Gianluca Migliarotti
RUN TIME: 90 min