tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011
 
tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011
dec 05, 2011

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011

‘PE stripe meltdown chair’ by tom price

‘PE stripe meltdown chair’ by british designer tom price is a work typical to his use of unconventional materials and methods. price invented a heated metal chair-shaped tool to press into a stack of colorful woven plastic rugs on a solid stainless steel frame. the rugs are set in the shape of the mould, cooling into the finished product. presented by industry gallery at design miami 2011, the ‘PE stripe meltdown chair’ is a prototype for the melted chair series as price intends to create multiple works with the heated chair tool.

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011side perspective of the ‘PE stripe meltdown chair’

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011top view

‘I like to think of myself as working in collaboration with materials, processes and phenomena and that the final physical outcome is a product of mutual consent.’ -tom price

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011 side view

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011detailed view

tom price: PE stripe meltdown chair at design miami basel 2011the piece is comprised of melted plastic

  • great colours and surface textures.
    Shame the corners are going to cut deep! Nice work though

    Pg

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