play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste
play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste
jul 05, 2013

play with poop - 3D printed disposable waste

play with poop – 3D printed disposable waste
all images courtesy of yariv goldfarb



re-using an unwanted material that pollutes our everyday urban environment,  israeli designer yariv goldfarb’s ‘play with poop’ – a final project for the m.des program, bezalel academy of arts and design, jerusalem, challenges normal social rules and behavior. 3D printed poop moulds were produced through rapid prototype technologies and digital design, transforming the unattractive waste into different, more recognizable shapes and objects. the main focus was children’s building blocks – a game with multiple arrangement possibilities. ‘play with poop’ helps to raise people’s awareness of their surroundings. the mini poop sculptures were placed in-front of several landmarks in tel aviv in the shape of these same landmarks –  reminding the people who walk next to them everyday to take a second look, instead of ignoring them.



‘play poop web’
video courtesy yariv gold



poop in the city of tel aviv- habima square



poop in the city of tel aviv- azrieli center



poop in the city of tel aviv- kikar levana sculpter



poop in the city of tel aviv- city hall square



poop in the city of tel aviv- at the dog park



poop unit block- full set



designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

  • Good grief…………I`m sorry ……but this is just ridiculous.

    Hanna says:
  • I agree. This is just ridiculous. Why not create a way for peop,e to pick up the wastes their pets make instead? Or a better use for recycling or something? No no…I am embarrassed, as an artist myself…by this.

    Mary Anne Enriquez says:
  • sense of humor and poop make a great combination.

    yael says:
  • Worst use of a 3D printer… ever?

    ninjit says:
  • agreed, this is possibly the worst thing I have seen on this site.

    morgan says:
  • Son, don’t play with your poop.

    gork platter says:
  • literally :

    HOLY SHIT !!!

    Alf says:
  • This is just a joke, definitely not 3d printed

    Daniel B says:

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