dominic wilcox: field
dominic wilcox: field dominic wilcox: field
sep 28, 2009

dominic wilcox: field

variations of brown shoes symbolizing the earth with green shoe laces rising up like grass image © designboom

dominic wilcox created a field from 400 eco-friendly shoes at the dock as part of london design week. sponsored by terra plana, the ethical shoe company, wilcox applied shoe laces which rose up in unison, as if like growing pieces of grass, reaching towards the light of a window, resulting in a field. the installation was a way of connecting the products we consume with the natural world to which they ultimately return.

the field image © designboom

the long green laces appearing like grass image © designboom

the pieces of grass reaching towards the window image courtesy of terra plana

aerial view of the field image © designboom

image © designboom

the installation connects the products we consume with the natural world in which they return image © designboom

image courtesy of dominic wilcox

  • Beautiful work. It’s a shame that I missed the show.

    qubus says:

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