baguette tables by studio rygalik
 
baguette tables by studio rygalik
feb 10, 2013

baguette tables by studio rygalik

‘baguette table’ by studio rygalikall images by nick albert / kollektiv fischka

 

 

in wanting to generate a discussion about food waste – using vienna as case study where food thrown away in the austrian capital could feed half of the population of graz – studio rygalik of poland, went in search of finding new ways in which to make use of basic, but less obvious materials, around us to build as is evident in their series of ‘baguette tables’ which are exactly as their name implies. taking stale pieces of the typicallong and narrow french bread, they cut the loaves to varying lengths, their exposed ends leveled to create the table tops, the longer pieces providing support and stability, functioning as multiple legs, as well as providing some tasty, visual appeal.

 

 

baguette tables by studio rygalikthe cut ends of the french loaves are leveled to create the table tops

 

 

baguette tables by studio rygalik

 

 

baguette tables by studio rygaliktop view

 

 

baguette tables by studio rygalik

 

 

 

the work is part of an exhibition ‘the food project. the shape of taste‘ curated by beppe finessi at the MaRT/ museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di trento e rovereto. the show presents the art of industrial projects and experimental design applied to food. open to public from february 9 to june 2, 2013.

 

  • Put a glass of coffee and lets enjoy the taste of that bread. JOKE!!!!

    JimCan is right, add a glass on top.

    Randy Segundino
  • what about mold?

    Rich
  • I love it. I was looking at tree roots in Panama with the same idea. Just dip the bread in PU .. add a glass top.

    Jim

    JimCan
  • What a tribute to the french baguette and a great design !

    Montres Lip

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