Yves Fidalgo Fulguro Lausanne Switzerland – I Used to Be a Design Student

LAUSANNE, SWITZERLAND

Yves Fidalgo (Fulguro)

PROFESSIONAL YEARS

9

A VALUABLE QUALITY FOR A DESIGN STUDENT + A DESIGN PROFESSIONAL

For both: be hard-working

FAVOURITE FOOD NOW

Pasta

YOUR MOST VALUED POSSESSION NOW

My bike

YEAR OF PROJECT

2010

PROFESSIONAL PROJECT BRIEF

Design the communication for a charitable exhibition about breast cancer

CLIENT

Ligue Vaudoise contre le Cancer

COLLABORATOR(S)

Cédric Decroux, my colleague at Fulguro

TECHNOLOGY

Photography (digital), paper, pens, computer, offset printing

TIME SPENT

6 months

TYPEFACE

Futura

WHY DO YOU LIKE THIS PROJECT?

The process (going to 20 artists’ studios to take their picture, meeting them, getting to know them).

OUTCOMES

Money.

FEEDBACK

Good feedback in general.

DO YOU TEACH?

Workshops in France (Lyon) for graphic and product design students.

IS IT POSSIBLE TO TEACH DESIGN?

If such things as design schools exist, it must be that design is taught in them. But if I remember correctly, you don’t learn to be a designer at school.