Titanium, Silicon and Air is a series of three domestic objects designed to naturally clean the air inside the home, as well as regulate humidity and temperature. Each object relies on the properties of fabrics, reinforced by specific substances that increase their efficiency. ‘Titanium’ is a fabric surface that has been covered in titanium paint. The paint reacts with light and causes a photocatalytic reaction that cleans the air of organic impurities. ‘Silicon’ combines cotton with silicon oxide, naturally absorbing excess humidity. ‘Air’ combines cotton with a low-density foam to create a light, sculptural object with high insulating properties.
Paulina Kwiatkowska is a graduate of the University of Arts in Poznań and the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. She also studied at the Beeldene Kunsten Academy in Maastricht. She designs products and is interested in social conditions of design. Since 2015 Paulina has been working for Tomasz Augustyniak. She completed an internship at Joine Office for Design studio in Eindhoven, with which she still cooperates. Her projects have been awarded in competitions such as Graduation Projects, Coming Out and the Yes scholarship programme, as well as presented as part of Warsaw Home, Arena Design, Dutch Design Week and Budapest Design Week.Project publications:https://www.dezeen.com/2019/06/26/polish-designers-lodz-design-festival/https://wevux.com/titanium-silicon-and-air0057081http://www.makeme.lodzdesign.com/pl/wystawa/paulina-kwiatkowska/http://comingout.asp.waw.pl/?graduates=paulina-kwiatkowskamoreInstagram