YoYo: A World Symbol of Contemporary Cultures and Innovation.
The YoYo bench, the alternative design-concept by Red design consultants, was featured as part of the official German Design Awards, Designpreis, at Hong Kong΄s international design exhibition, Inno Design Tech (IDT) EXPO. YoYo was conceived out of the contemporary lifestyle patterns of world citizens and boasts four international distinctions so far.
The YoYo bench constitutes the centerpiece of the exhbition *etsi, for the Environment and the prototype is permanently exhibited at the Michael Cacoyannis Foundation. It introduces a functional way of social coexistence and contribution for each individual, with a goal mind, that of global awareness for protecting the environment.
The award-winning design of the bench is based on letters forming the word YoYo, a creative abbreviation of You. The letters are combined in such a way that the word can be read both in front and upper views. YoYo bench is made from compressed wood pulp, 100% recyclable material that is weather resistant and environmentally friendly. The YoYo bench, is an original creation by designer Rodanthi Senduka--who, among other achievements, also boasts conceiving the emblem of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games. YoYo is comfortable, friendly and cheerful.
It becomes part of our everyday life and cheers it up as a warm smile!
YoYo Bench - AWARDS:
Top Winner at China's Most Successful Design Awards for 2010.
Finalist at the New York Festivals 2011.
Awarded by EVGE 2011 (Greece).
Νοminee at Designpreis AWARDS, Deutschland 2012. (CK)