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Katahashi Karen Ultralight

  • Prizes
    Top Design Winner in Other Products designs/Other Products designs
  • Company
    Anima Design, Spain
  • Lead Designer
    Diego Quiroga
  • Design Team
    Anima Design
  • Client
    Katahashi Instruments LTD
  • Project Link

Karen Ultralight is an electric violin, it is created through computational design systems, thus achieving a structurally ultralight instrument, calculated at the highest ergonomic and acoustic level.

The body is made of natural wood and finished in carbon fiber for a perfect sono-acoustic response and the frame is made of a mathematical structure delicately calculated for its purpose; lightweight and made by 3D printing with 100% recyclable polymers.

A perfect study of ergonomics, ultralight design and application of high-tech materials; all this integrated in an elegant and slim product.

Bio
ÀNIMA Barcelona is a firm specialised in product design. Founded in Barcelona in 2002, we have an broad international experience. We collaborate in the design and development of new products for companies in different industrial sectors.

Other prizes
10 European Design Awards 2 Reddot 1 If design award 4 German design awards 2 SZIDF best of the best 4 Lighting Product Design Awards

Photo Credit: Anima Design