If you are looking for inspiration in the design world, you can do no better than to check out this four woman collective that has created some truly arresting furniture in a very short time. Check it: a lamp that stands up when you approach it, a vase that is cast from a dog's footprint in the snow, and a table designed by the recorded scampering of beetles across its surface.
Recently they detonated dynamite buried under ice and used the resulting hole as the mold to create a chair. It's name? Design By Explosion.
From the land that brought us Ikea, a fresh wind blows.... MGR