China Academy of Art on 2023 transportation design show

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CDN takes a look at some of the projects on show at the end of year Transportation Design show

It’s degree show season and although we have covered a handful of events in Europe, there is plenty going on further afield. The China Academy of Art (CAA) recently presented the work of students on its Transportation Design course at the Xiangshan Campus in Hangzhou, with projects covering both exterior and interior design.

For the interiors thesis, the course leaders put together a “unique collaboration” between Transportation and Fashion design students, supported by Zeekr, which challenged them to explore the future “luxury interior experience.” By bringing students from different disciplines together, the thinking was that projects would push the boundaries of what is typically expected of the cabin.

“We wanted to experiment with…

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