cranbrook student patrick gavin
refers to wet floor signs and supermarket checkout grocery dividers,
his 'room divider' implies a simple boundary within the interior.
merging the considered with the banal, the ‘designed’ with the ‘straight-out-of- the-engineering-department’
type-aesthetic, room divider and its unusual proportions propose new ways of organizing possessions in the home.
room divider, 2008
the black walnut wooden spine orients it as a piece of furniture,
while the bright green powder-coated aluminum sides and exposed fasteners
suggest at the same time a more industrious, municipal application.
massimo mini I designboom
may 27, 2008