Designer Jim Hannon-Tan visited Melbourne this week and returned to RMIT Univeristy where he studied industrial design. Professor Kjell Grant invited Jim in 2001 to exhibit his clamp leg table with Melbourne Movement at Salone Satellite in Milan. Jim bought a one way ticket and began his international career after Salone Satellite in Milan.
Dr Scott Mayson gave Jim a tour of the Design Hub and shared the 3D printed furniture designs of Ryan Pennings.
Dr Scott Mayson, Ryan Pennings and Jim Hannon-Tam at RMIT Industrial Design.
Jim will present a public lecture on Thursday October 22nd featuring work for brands such as Tom Dixon, Marcel Wanders, Moooi, Magis and Alessi. He will share the journey from the Clamp Leg Chair through to the latest designs for Tom Dixon.
Dr Scott Mayson, Ian Wong and Jim Hannon-Tan
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