exhibition . SaloneSatellite Milan 8-13 Feb 2014
Fiera Milano, Rho
900mm * 1850 * 400 / wood, elastic bands / 2014 / shelving unit
The modern material like the elastic band is used to express the cross stripped door lattice of Korean traditional house. And the practicality has been improved with convenient usability to put things in and take things out freely by using the elastic band. It can be designed with various multicolored stripes in series.
These bands which are applied to the furniture are the best materials to included an aesthetic value in many colors, patterns and functionality of furniture.
Band = Color+Pattern
This work is reinterpreted the door gratings of Korean traditional house with the modern material such as the elastic bands. And also the various colors are blended in multicolored stripes modernly.
Function of Band
The characteristics of rubber band can replace functions of a door, a lattice, a hinge and a doorknob of existing furnitures infinitely.
The process of uses such as opening, recognition of object, taking out, putting in, closing furnitures is skipped by intuitively, opening the band, and putting hands in.
This matches up with demands of the busy modern society.