play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste
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jul 05, 2013
play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste


play with poop – 3D printed disposable waste
all images courtesy of yariv goldfarb

 

 

re-using an unwanted material that pollutes our everyday urban environment,  israeli designer yariv goldfarb’s ‘play with poop’ – a final project for the m.des program, bezalel academy of arts and design, jerusalem, challenges normal social rules and behavior. 3D printed poop moulds were produced through rapid prototype technologies and digital design, transforming the unattractive waste into different, more recognizable shapes and objects. the main focus was children’s building blocks – a game with multiple arrangement possibilities. ‘play with poop’ helps to raise people’s awareness of their surroundings. the mini poop sculptures were placed in-front of several landmarks in tel aviv in the shape of these same landmarks -  reminding the people who walk next to them everyday to take a second look, instead of ignoring them.

 

 


‘play poop web’
video courtesy yariv gold

 

 


poop in the city of tel aviv- habima square

 

 


poop in the city of tel aviv- azrieli center

 

 


poop in the city of tel aviv- kikar levana sculpter

 

 


poop in the city of tel aviv- city hall square

 

 


poop in the city of tel aviv- at the dog park

 

 


poop unit block- full set

 

 

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