In the cool breeze of autumn, we introduce you a new sensational way to enjoy design style. The special exhibition “Sound of Design” will be held at Huashan 1914 Creative Park, from September 30 to October 15.
如果一個品牌欲推出音樂產品，除了 CD 還有什麼想像？「聽見設計展」將音樂結合品牌、商品、設計等元素，邀集 #nude、Design Butik、Eye Candle、Sense30、琅茶五個品牌，在食衣住行等生活面向中，讓你體會音樂的各種可能。展前，主辦單位也公開徵件，尋找音樂人為品牌量身打造音樂，主辦方則從設計的角度為品牌搭配挑選音樂。
If a design brand wants to launch a music product, what to imagine beyond the form of CD? “Sound of Design” combines various elements of music, product, and design, invites five local brands— #nude, Design Butik, Eye Candle, Sense30, and Wolf Tea—to show you all kinds of ways to experience music in every aspects of daily life. Before the exhibition, the organizers also held “call for entry” to tailor each brand an exclusive music work. The organizers have matched each brand with apposite music work from the perspective of design.
“#Nude” is a “fashion concept store from Taipei,” it advocates the idea that “woman’s calm atmosphere generates from undressing the excessive dressing.” It hopes to cultivate the authentic beauty with simple clothing to set off the female temperament, and let women be true to themselves genuinely and elegantly.
Innately Simple and Fashionable: #nude feat. Huang Fu-yan
This exhibition will create a dressing space most consistent with #nude spirit. Combined with Huang Fu-yan’s “Grayscale,” it will lead the audience into a dream space with the sound, and flow with time to feel the calm and introverted temperament, to enjoy the spiritual sublimation from self-dialogue, and to create the exclusive space sound for girls.
“Butik” means “store” in Danish. “Design Butik” is a new lifestyle shop designed to provide people with a sense of the Nordic lifestyle. It seeks to share the joy of life with each guest with design, creating an impressive amount of daily energy to transform the seemingly ordinary life into an extraordinary one.
Nordic Simple Design Lifestyle: Design Batik feat. Wu Zi-qi
Wu Zi-qi’s “Fashion Grooving” expresses the rhythm and joy of life with bright rhythm and psychedelic sound, which makes people irresistibly swing with the music full of electrical sense! It not only lets you see the latest Nordic lifestyle, but also hear the exotic home style!
Differs from various types of container fragrance candles, “Eye Candle” takes shape and color as the starting point for design, creates a variety of fragrance candles with interesting shapes. For them, the candle does not only function as lighting or fragrance for releasing pressure, it is also a furnishing item, and represents a taste of life.
點亮生活的藝術品：Eye Candle feat. Dipper】
Dipper 《You Never Leave》使用大量實驗性、充滿電子元素的聲響，用層次創造了極具魅力的氛圍；「Eye Candle」則以人氣最高的金魚造型蠟燭，打造一個奇幻迷人又真實美麗的眩目空間，讓大家用聽覺、嗅覺、視覺一同體會新生活品味。
An Art Piece for the Bright Life: Eye Candle feat. Dipper
Dipper’s “You Never Leave” engages with profound experimental, electronic sound, an creates a very attractive atmosphere with different layers. On the other hand, Eye Candle creates a fantastic, charming, beautiful, and dazzling space with the most popular goldfish candle. They invite everyone to enjoy the new taste of lifestyle with hearing, smell, visual experience.
“Sense 30 Project” sells exclusively themed goods “bicycle,” the amount of the items in “30,” and for the purpose of “taste.” Like the Haute Couture in fashion industry, “Sense 30 Project” creates tasteful, personalized “custom-built bicycles” for cyclists, modeled with the elegant retro lugged steel frame.
【復古迷人的紳士風：Sense 30 feat. Gar Francis】
Gar Francis 《 Back in 1985 》以鄉村搖滾的曲式，表達了復古紳士的浪漫、熱情，從歌曲到空間，希望讓大家感受到 Sense 30 對生活美感堅持的浪漫，完美呈現復古迷人的紳士態度。
Retro and Charming Gentleman’s Style: Sense 30 feat. Gar Francis
Gar Francis’s “Back in 1985” presents the retro gentleman’s romance, enthusiasm with country rock music. From the song to the space, we hope to let everyone feel Sense 30’s romantic dedication to the aesthetic sense of life, and the perfect rendition of charming gentleman attitude.
Lang Tea wants to bring the delicate beauty of Taiwan tea to the whole world. With the selection of the best quality tea in the season, the “single origin tea” is produced by the excellent tea manufacturers, without being mixed or seasoned. Only then can we truly feel each expanse of Taiwan forest with the pure beauty of “here and now, one and the only.”
The Catchy Taste of Tea: Lang Tea feat. Wu Ding-xian
Wu Ding-xian created “Meditation” with classical and elegant traditional Chinese music orchestration with a little synthesizer sound, to highlight the cultural texture with delicate arrangement in a calm and vast space. Lang Tea prepared a tea symphony, combined with visual, taste and hearing. Welcome to enjoy the great tea with music!
When you walk into the exhibition, you will hear the music best match for the space, and explore auditory surprises in different corners. You will encounter a special live performance, which uses different vehicles, different forms of communication to make connection between people and music, to feel the unique atmosphere that music creates for the space.
The exhibition is co-sponsored by the music authorization platform “AddMusic” and sound lab “Digilog.” Cai Yi-cheng, one of the founders of “Sound of Design” and a member of AddMusic, they co-operate with Digilog to elaborate sound installation that enables visitors “hear” design in casual surroundings. Whether by interactive programming, sound design, interactive sensing technology, or device system, the combination of technology and creativity seeks to bring the sound of city to people’s attention. We encourage you to engage the exhibition with your ears, to hear the sound of objects.