numen/for use: tape installation
 
numen/for use: tape installation numen/for use: tape installation
jul 10, 2009

numen/for use: tape installation

tape installation by numen/for use

 

 

‘tape installation’ is a recent project by croatian design collective (sven jonke, christoph katzler and nikola radeljkovic ), numen/for use. 19 cardboard tubes acquired from the waste of carpet dealers were fixed to the floor and ceiling of the gallery of croation designer’s society. 118 roles of tape were randomly wrapped around the cardboard columns, forming the cords of the structure. from the subsequent multiple wrapping of tape over tape, the complex organic surface of the installation emerged. working without a strict plan, the resulting shapes have mutually similar forms. the entire installation took 96 hours and 95 euros to complete.

 

tape installation

 

 

exhibition view

 

 

tape installation

 

 

tape installation

 

 

tape installation

 

 

exhibition view

 

 

total length of the 118 roles of tape used were 7788m

 

 

exhibition view from the outside

 

 

model

 

19 cardboard tubes installed

 

 

tapes have been wrapped around the tubes

 

 

the beginnings of the tape being wrapped around the cardboard columns

 

 

the complex web of tape

 

 

tape wrapped around the columns resulting in an organic structure in the gallery space

 

 

detail of the tape installation

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