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Xadez Tourdion / Tourdion Chessmen

Xadez Tourdion
Xadez Tourdion

For chess players and chess set collectors.
Inspired on: shields and swords, strategy, symbolism, love and war. The game pieces has been prepared based on a pentagonal form at the base for the Tourdion, a lively dance popular in the 15th and 16th centuries in the Burgundian court is, in its most common form, danced in five steps. Aesthetic and emotional appeal: transparency, sensuality X aggression, beauty and poetry.

University

UFPR

UFPR
Curitiba, Brazil

R. Luis Pellanda

Design

Ivone Böhler

Ivone Böhler
Curitiba, Brazil

Ivone Böhler