project [zip:per]   furniture that looks un zipped by the zoom project [zip:per]   furniture that looks un zipped by the zoom
jan 04, 2013

project [zip:per] furniture that looks un zipped by the zoom

‘project [zip:per]’ – furniture that looks un-zipped by the zoombookshelf



curiosity on everyday objects has become the most important motif to korean design studio the zoom. from their own angle, the objects are viewed, enlarged and reinterpreted. these works are known as ‘zoom:ing’ – where routine objects are turned into the furniture on the border of design and art. as a result, they have conceived ‘zip:per’ a series of bookshelves, chairs and wine racks that incorporate exaggerated zippers to provide humor and added function.




 ‘project [zip:per]’ – furniture that looks un-zipped by the zoomzip:per bookshelf 



zip:per bookshelf



zip:per winerack



zip:per chair



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  • the white on white display is not particularly effective

    dbkii says:
  • he white on white display is super effective

    dikbi says:
  • Interested in purchasing zipper furniture

    Susie says:

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