Lisa Roberts and David Seltzer Integrated Product Design Lecture: Dror Benshetrit

Mon. 24 March, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Meyerson Hall, B1
Dror peacock chair

Studio Dror is an idea-driven design practice that invents while it innovates in a diverse range of industries. They partner with top-tier companies including Bentley, Cappellini, Tumi, and Target, and their work spans architecture, interior, product design, and creative direction.

Since 2002, Dror Benshetrit has developed an interdisciplinary practice specializing in innovative design projects. His approach to design has shown breadth and depth through the completion of projects varying in scales and nature. He explores the nature of movement, space and forms and shares with us the transformative power of design through each of his creations.

In collaboration with a team of experts, Dror conducts thorough research focusing on materials, technology and geometry. Based in New York, he works with clients around the world; including Alessi, Bentley, Boffi, Bombay Sapphire, Cappellini, Kiehl's, Levi's, Lualdi, Material ConneXion, Maya Romanoff, Marithé + François Girbaud, Puma, Rosenthal, Skins Footwear, Yigal Azrouël, Shvo, Swarovski, and Target.

Dror has lectured around the world and received numerous design awards including the GE Plastics Competition "Merging Boundaries" (2001), iF Product Design Award (2006), the Good Design Award (2008, 2010), and the Red Dot Award (2012). He has gained international media exposure, and has been widely exhibited. His work is included in the permanent collections of major museums in North America, Europe and the Middle East.

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