Andriano Simarmata (ITB Student ID No.17312029) won the first place (Platinum Prize) of the Indonesia Furniture Design Award (IFDA) 2016 held by Direktorat Industri Hasil Hutan dan Perkebunan – Ministry of Industry in cooperation with the Asosiasi Mebel dan Kerajinan Indonesia (AMKRI), Yayasan Rotan Indonesia (YRI) and Himpunan Desainer Mebel Indonesia (HDMI).
His design, tusinkola means ” go to school “, was inspired by Tapanulian people and every kids who live in isolated area in Indonesia and struggle to access education for better life.
This School Equipment was made by 80% of rattan. The form concept was adapting by becak as Indonesia traditional transportation that support kids reach the school. Beside, and its playful forms can stimulate and experienced kids with fun in every learning process. (Since still in the production process, the design is not able to be exposed in this web site(.