Studio Levien: Designing Through Making
Studio Levien gives guests the opportunity to work in small teams to tackle the design of a bathroom suite for Ideal Standard. The event includes hands-on modelling in Styrofoam.
Studio Levien have been designing products for Ideal Standard for many years. One in seven homes in the UK now has one of their designs in the bathroom. Learn how Studio Levien design through model-making and get a behind-the-scenes look into the craft that goes into creating industrially-produced ceramic bathroom products.
Based near Tate Modern on the Southbank of the Thames, Studio Levien is a product design company led by Robin Levien, one of the most innovative designers working in Europe today. In recognition of his sustained excellence as a designer Robin received the distinction of Royal Designer for Industry (RDI) from the Royal Society of Arts in 1995. He was given a Lifetime Achievement Award by Homes & Gardens Magazine in 2008 and has several pieces of his work in the permanent collection of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.
Ideal Standard is Europe’s leading ceramics manufacturer. With total bathroom solutions as its core business, the company produces bathroom furnishings, fixtures and shower enclosures for residential, commercial and institutional buildings.