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Stefano Santilli

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20102019
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Personal profile

Research interests

With an established studio practice based in Brighton, Stefano
Santilli exhibits work and lectures internationally. The current focus is on digitally generated wooden vessels referencing persistent themes of visual overload and the creative appropriation of chance finds. Chance destabilises authorship and the elusive pursuit of an aesthetic ideal, shifting focus to the challenges of crafting unfamiliar materials and a perpetual ‘work in process’.

Scholarly biography

Stefano Santilli is a senior lecturer on the 3D Design & Craft BA(Hons) at Brighton and visiting lecturer at LTH, University of Lund. He has taught design related subjects and has facilitated making workshops at the Politecnico di Milano, University of Westminster, University of Brasov and University of Sharjah.

After a career of producing bespoke pieces and limited production furniture, Stefano’s has worked on public arts commissions and community workshops for the Crafts Council and for the Museum of London.

After a long research period of experimentation with reworking found materials, vessel forms were exhibited as part of a group show at Tresor, Basel 2018.

Education/Academic qualification

Master, University of Brighton

20042005

Bachelor, Brighton Politechnic

19791981

Bachelor, Bath Academy of Art

19771979

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Research Output 2010 2019

  • 3 Artefact
  • 2 Exhibition
  • 1 Other contribution

Aesthetic of Uncertainty: Work In Process

Santilli, S., 27 Feb 2019

Research output: Non-textual outputExhibitionResearch

Uncertainty

Aesthetics of Uncertainty: Work in Process

Santilli, S., 27 Feb 2019

Research output: Non-textual outputExhibitionResearch

aesthetics
uncertainty

The Bodging Project

Santilli, S., 27 Mar 2013

Research output: Non-textual outputArtefactResearch

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Polymers
Ash
Wood Ash

Abundance

Santilli, S., Sep 2011

Research output: Non-textual outputArtefactResearch

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Mirrors
Aluminum
Polymers
Ecodesign

Hands On

Santilli, S., 1 Dec 2010, 34 p. Brighton, UK : Stefano Santilli (online).

Research output: Other contributionResearch

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education
CAD
Teaching
computer simulation
virtual reality