Design Cream : Leonard Kadid

Design Cream? Quèsaco? An event presenting the work of the cream of the crop of designers and architects, pardi! And who says prestigious casting, says format of choice. On Thursday 26 March 2018, ten creators, gathered during the Materials & Light exhibition, made discover atypical their creations, inspirations and projects in 20 images, projected at 20 seconds apart. Zoom on the world of Leonard Kadid.

The Design Cream nights, designed by Benjamin Girard from the Design Project agency, aim to offer a scene to the cream of the cream of creators to present their projects to a wide audience, in a format specific, rhythmic and concise, and in a relaxed atmosphere. What ensure a global success at these gatherings! Everything fits in the format, named Pecha Kucha: the guests have 20 slides, shown during 20 seconds each, and which scroll automatically; either 6 minutes and 40 seconds for each of them. No blah-blah: the various speakers expose here the essence of their achievements.

Leonard Kadid
Today full-time designer, Leonard Kadid was however destined to a career as an architect. Indeed, his different professional experiences and his particular sensitivity to details push him quickly towards the creation of furniture. Zoom on a young shoot of promising design.
Barely thirty years old, and having made his weapons in renowned agencies, such as Dominique Perrault Architecture or Herzog & de Meuron, Leonard Kadid, graduate of the Ecole Polytechnique in Lausanne (Switzerland) and the School of Architecture of the City and Territories of Marne-la-Vallée, already has beautiful projects to his credit. It is in these studios that he is introduced to the practice of design, to which he decided to dedicate himself entirely at the beginning of the year. The result is refined works, with forms close to abstraction, whose great simplicity adapts to all interiors.

To learn more, visit the website of Materials & Light and Design Cream

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