Interview with Levan Lominashvili

Winner of Jewelry Design Awards

Award Winning Designer Levan Lominashvili shares insights


Interview with Levan Lominashvili at Monday 22nd of October 2018:

DL: What distinguishes between a good designer and a great designer?
LL : A good designer thinks about the present and a great one about the future

DL: What makes a good design a really good design, how do you evaluate good design?
LL : A really good design doesn’t lose its importance long after it has lost its function

DL: What would you design and who would you design for if you had the time?
LL : A time machine for NASA

DL: How could people improve themselves to be better designers, what did you do?
LL : Improve ability to see oneself from the side

DL: What’s your ultimate goal as a designer?
LL : immortality

DL: Which design projects gave you the most satisfaction, why?
LL : The ones having dealt with the challenge

DL: Do you think design sets the trends or trends set the designs?
LL : Sometimes design sets the trends, sometimes it’s vice-versa

DL: When you see a new great design or product what comes into your mind?
LL : Why didn't it come to my mind first?

DL: Who is your ideal design partner? Do you believe in co-design?
LL : I haven’t had an opportunity to collaborate yet, but I believe it’s possible.

DL: Irrelative of time and space, who you would want to meet, talk and discuss with?
LL : Eileen Gray for example

DL: What is your favorite color, place, food, season, thing and brand?
LL : I don’t have any favorite colors, place, food or brands and I don’t understand why should I limit myself with “favorite things” when the world is so big and diverse

DL: What makes your day great as a designer, how do you motivate yourself?
LL : The day is great when you add new sketches to your sketchbook.The motivation is to escape the boredom