Florent ALEXANDRE/ design work
FLORENT LEXANDRE INDUSTRIAL DESIGN WORK 2013 - 2014 HI ! My name is Florent Alexandre, Iâ€™m a french industrial design student looking for a 6-month internship. personal There are 7 projects with a story behind each one. CONTENT group internship “ Let’s start with a project that will make you want to stay close by the fire” WOOD STOVE ADAPTED for ALL SEASONS 4 Weeks / Personal brief / Lifestyle project #1 Itâ€™s nice for warming the house in the winter but becomes useless and bulky in the summer... WOOD STOVE Useless! WINTER sUMMER Quick doodles to find many ideas as quickly as possible YEAR-ROUND use How can an imaginative design transform the wood stove so we can use it all year long ? 1. VEDSPIS From indoors to outdoors, no matter the season, with just a spin of a wheel. Introducting 2. 5. 3. 4. 01. Log dryer 02. Telescopic smokestack 03. Security grid 04. Cross-country wheel 05. Removable handle VERSATILE DESIGN The wood stove has an inner structure for multipurpose use. Warm your meal Nordic tub Central heating Exterior cooking INTERIOR In winter, you just connect to the log dryer to enjoy a nice wood stove. OUTDOOR Insert the handles, and you have a portable brazier for your summer evening enjoyment. Vedspis The portable wood stove for all seasons. “ The next project offers a completely new vision for a product we use every day. ” KEEP YOUR FOOD FRESH WITH LIGHT #2 4 Weeks / Personal brief / Prospective project REFRIGERATOR PARADOXES - It cools the food, but creates a lot of heat. - It keeps your food fresh, but alters the taste. -It stores your food, but can also conceal items that may be past their expiration date. WOOD STOVE Itâ€™s nice to warm the house in winter but it become useless and bulky in warm season STORY SKETCHING I used the creative phase to illustrate my concept thankâ€™s to short stories around food preservation. Introducting Itâ€™s a new way to keep food fresh. Thanks to the fiber option pocket, your food is efficiently stored and completely safe GARDe MANGER 1. 2. 01. Fiber optic fabric / diffuse UV light 02. Terracotta / retain humidity t ic Op iber techn f olo gy UV lamp The UV light provides 100% microbial decontamination without any temperature variation. Itâ€™s economical and efficient. pULSED uv LIGHT fig 1 fig 2 fig 3 fig 4 Microbial activity UV light flash Innovative food preserver garde manger “ For the next project, the manufacturing process guided our creativity.” #3 New process for a sustainable vacuum cleaner ELECTROLUX / 5 months / Desing thinking / Team member Starting point dESIGN FOR DIsaSSEMBLy ? Itâ€™s time to be honest ! The lifespan of your vacuum cleaner is about 4 years. But today it is more expensive to buy a new product than it is to repair your old one. How can we improve the life cycle of your small appliances ? Me ! 3 days at electrolux click here ! From the nozzle to the dust bag, every part offered an opportunity to improve the userâ€™s experience. creative Process 5 months - Team member Introducting The way the vacuum cleaner is assembled was completely rethought. It is now designed not only to be user friendly, but also to be manufactured and recycled as easily as possible. MODEL V 03. 02. 01. 01. Product booklet 02. Packaging 03. Storage position bUILt to last Thanks to a clever manufacturing process, the ÂŤModel VÂť is built to be repaired and upgraded easily. 04. 05. 01. 02. 01. Dust bag drawer / Maintenance 02. Aluminum extrusion / Durability 03. Engine & cable part / Upgraded 04. Wheel and filter / Easy repair â€œ In this project I had the chance to work with scientists and researchers.â€? iNNOVATIVE aMBULATORY MEDICAL DEVICE #4 U703 & ENSAIT / 4 months as Co-Team leader / Desing thinking Actinic keratosis or solar keratosis is a precancerous skin disease. Today almost 50 millon gentlemen have this disease. actinic keratosis Starting point Itâ€™s painfull for the patient Itâ€™s time consuming for dermatologist Almost the perfect treatement... photodynamic therapy By mixing light, a specific cream and oxygen we treat solar keratosis. But there are still many problems... 01. 02. Innovative technologie 03. 01. Laser box 02. It works on battery ! 03. Optic fiber fabric After medical research the U703 and the ENSAIT design a completely new way to diffuse the light thanks to a compact prototype. designers we created 3 different ambulatory 3 AMBULATORY As scenario to help patients and dermatologists CONCEPTS during the photodynamic therapy. Chosen concept Some parts in this project are confidential, sorry I cant’t show you more... Final scenario 01. Plug the laser 02. Attach the optic fiber 03. Wear the «light care» hood 04. Be treat without pain 05. Control your treatment 06. Detach the laser 07. Throw the optic fiber 08. Prepare for next patient creative Process Discover how we make it ! LIGHT Therapy CARE at home â€œ There is nothing better than to work on an unexpected brief ! â€? #5 New instruments for orthopedic surgeons EXACTECH / 4 months as Co - Team leader / Desing thinking With my team, I went into the field to meet medical personnel in their own surroundings. GATHERING INSIGHT Me ! click here ! WORK IN PROGRESS Before I’m currently working on the re-design of medical instruments. Our main goal is to improve the user’s experience and facilitate the surgeon’s work. Our research “ Stop CAD work and let’s design with our hands ! ” #6 SMART SLEEVE FOR NOMAD WORKER ! 2 months / For piks design / Roubaix 2 months - internship Concerned user NOMAD WORKING Have you already worked outside of your office ? In a coffee shop or at the airport ? From sketching to making models, Piks left me free to define the concept and the range. MANY, maNY EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN Created to be your personal workplace anywhere you happen to be. LA FONCTION Introducting OPEN UP ! fig 1 fig 2 fig 3 fig 4 Everything you need is here. Your personal items follow you everywhere. READY to work Do you like it ? You can buy this portable workplace, developed by Piks: CURRENTLY AVAILABLE click here ! â€œ During my internship I had the chance to work with great designers.â€? 6 MONTHS AT fEIZ DESIGN STUDIO tutors : Khodi feiz & Johan van Hengel #7 FROM FURNITURE The studio gave me the chance to work on a variety of projects for different manufacturers, such as KEMBO and OFFECCT. Here I am making a model to test the ergonomics of a multipurpose chair, and, yes, it was a comfortable model. ...TO CONSUMER ELECTRONICS During this internship I worked with the team on many projects for international companies. And here I am doing a sketch of a design for DENON & MARRANTZ, but (ssshhht) itâ€™s confidential ! rESUME EDUCATION 2009/2014 2008/2009 WORKSHOP & MASTERCLASS 3 Days - 2011 3 Days - 2012 3 Days - 2013 ISD Valenciennes - Product design M.A High school Saint Paul - A-Level scientific INTERNSHIP 6 Months 2013 Feiz design studio - Electronics & furniture 2 Months 2011 1 Months 2010 6 Days - 2013 - Tupperware - Creativity sessions - Ethos - Ethnography methods - Sony - Consumer electronics - Cornilleau - Strategic design Piks design - Luggage concepts GraphĂ¨me - Graphic indentity TOOLS 3D modeling 3D rendering Solidworks & Rhino Keyshot, some notion in Vray Adobe suite PARTNERSHIP 5 Months 2011 - Electrolux - Innovative vacuum cleaner 5 Months 2012 4 Months 2012 4 Months 2013 2D execution - Technicolor - New range of Gateway - Lightcare - Ambulatory medical device - Exactech.inc - Instrumentation for surgery LANGUAGE French / native speaker English / fluent Spanish / some fluency Do not hesitate to contact me ! Mail : email@example.com Phone: +336 71 29 34 21 Adress: 28 rue de la monnaie 59000 Lille FRANCE SEE YOU SOON !