naoto fukasawa cuckoo clock for isetan living
naoto fukasawa cuckoo clock for isetan living naoto fukasawa cuckoo clock for isetan living
nov 09, 2009

naoto fukasawa cuckoo clock for isetan living

in a collaboration between japanese department store isetan and association NPO – ‘more trees’ (an organization devoted to the maintenance and conservation of forest and forestation activity in japan and overseas), designer naoto fukawasa has developed a cuckoo clock, using timber removed from over-planted forests. the isetan living exhibition consisted of 50 customized interpretations of the clock, by 50 artists and designers from japan, developed with the hope of presenting a product that can help make life more fun. 5% of all sales will be donated to forest preservation.

cuckoo clock by naoto fukasawa

50 variations of the theme

explanatory panels

a few examples

isetan window installation shows the cuckoo clock by naoto fukasawa

a view into the exhibition

no 50 by Q-pot, no 51 by sou-sou

cuckoo clock reinterpreted by namaiki

following are some of the clocks:

cuckoo clock reinterpreted by musubi aoki

cuckoo clock reinterpreted by alexander gelman

cuckoo clock reinterpreted by safari inc.

cuckoo clock re-interpreted by kousuke tsumura

the show was part of the designtide program at tokyo design week 2009.

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