This short film explores Chen Chen & Kai Williams’ ever-evolving approach to their practice, while showcasing their pleasing sensibility for color and material. Their experimental design studio specializes in reconfiguring excess product to make furniture and interior objects.
Chen Chen & Kai Williams in Practice is one of a four-part series presented by A/D/O and premiered at the Architecture and Design Film Festival. Watch the full documentary series at a-d-o.com/adff.
A/D/O is a new design space opening in Greenpoint, Brooklyn later this year. The 23,000 square-foot former warehouse, designed by nARCHITECTS, will feature a world-class restaurant, prototyping studio, open workspace, design store and in-house accelerator in addition to its professional programs. Built for designers yet open to all, A/D/O will aim to surface and showcase great design, cultivating an environment that becomes a prolific source of new ideas for the future. More info at a-d-o.com.
DESIGN IN PRACTICE is directed by Remy Weber and Nick Zeig-Owens, who have been making films, television and commercials together since 2009 for clients including NBC, PBS, MTV and the New York Times Magazine.
Presented in partnership with the Architecture & Design Film Festival. See full programming at adfilmfest.com/