AT Europe: Eindhoven - Salvaged Cabinet from Marije van der Park

AT Europe: Eindhoven - Salvaged Cabinet from Marije van der Park

Kristin Hohenadel
Dec 19, 2007

Check out this "green idea." Dutch designer Marije van der Park took an orphaned piece of heavy old-style furniture and transformed it, thus providing it with salvation. This piece she calls "Out of the Cupboard"...

She sandblasted it and perforated the interior, creating a poetic light pattern that gives it a modern lift.

The idea was "based on the idea of improving discarded furniture using new techniques, part of the collection re: use | re: make | re: value which is centered on the reuse and revaluation of discarded objects," she says.

(via Bientot Demain)

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