26 August 2014
We are very happy to announce the launch of our new furniture design collection for Vestnes Ocean: Keys. It is revealed to the public at the largest oil world fair ONS in Stavanger (Norway) as we speak.
24 July 2014
Ideal Lab’ invited artisans and designers to participate in a workshop and develop objects within “Replanted Identity” to be exhibited in a touring exhibition in 2015. Read more here
2 April 2014
At TEDxNantes, Birgitta Ralston talked about Ideal Lab’, a program with the ambition to design beautiful meaning.
The Ideal Lab relocate the meaning of design to a social environment in mutation, to define future needs and realise future scenarios through tangible products and processes. She shows results from themes like elders participation, food waste and neighbourhood empathy.
23 January 2014
We just learned that we have been selected to compete for the new hospital CHU Nantes in France with an amazing team ! AIA architects and Mr Souto de Moura, architect who has been rewarded with the Pritzker prize in 2011. The CHU Nantes is going to be the largest french hospital complex with over 200.000 m2 and we are part of the team to bring an edge into the interior design and public spaces.
8 October 2013
We are very proud to announce that our lighting design Shroom got rewarded in France with the Label VIA 2013, given to perfect collaborations between producers and designers. The exhibition will tour in France in six large cities.
5 September 2013
Ralston & Bau has been selected to be part of RAFF 2013, the Design Week of Bergen city in Norway. Shroom is exhibited in Festplassen until the 16th of September 2013.
31 May 2013
Shroom designed by Ralston & Bau and produced by SaintLuc will be exhibited in the Palais Royal gardens in Paris during the Design Week 2013 from the 9th to the 13th of September 2013 within the LINcroyable. Afterwards, Shroom will also tour to Florence in Italy.
15 April 2013
Shroom designed by Ralston & Bau has won the prestigious red dot award 2013 in the product design category. The product was selected by a jury of international experts for its high technological content, innovation and flawless formal styling, confirming Shroom‘s excellence in the lighting Industry. This success will be celebrated on the 1st of July 2013 in Essen, Germany.
2 April 2013
20 March 2013
The investigative work made the last years within Transplant and Ideal Lab’ is attracting interest in France. The 28th of March, Ralston & Bau is invited to share knowledge from the Precious Food theme at the Les Ateliers “Green Creativity” in Nantes, France.