Klaus-Peter Siemssen is the CEO of Selux, a leading provider of sustainable lighting solutions for both interior and exterior applications. Siemssen and his team of lighting designers create solutions for exterior lighting projects for many cities (Marseille, Madrid, London… ), buildings and historical monuments around the world. They also plan and develop light design for office interiors and public buildings, and provide overall lighting designs for exhibitions. Their sophisticated lighting concepts may enhance the quality of urban and interior life by means of efficiency, ergonomics and elaborate product design.
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All our talks are for free (whether you are a member or not), held in english, at the auditorium of the MUDAM (the "Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean") in Luxembourg.
Monobloc tells the story of the best-selling piece of furniture of all time. Estimates claim there are a billion of these cheap plastic chairs in use all over the world. This unassuming chair threatens our environment and good taste but is indispensable for millions of people to whom a chair is a chair and nothing more. This is the tale of an object viewed through a critical eye on globalisation - a story that spans functionality and beauty, capitalism and sharing, consumption and recycling.