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    Submission Open 01.01.2017
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    Submission Closed 15.07.2017
  • We are here
    Selected Projects Announced 28.09.2017
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    Global Grad Show 13.10.2017
Submission Open 01.01.2017
WE ARE HERE Submission Closed 15.07.2017
14-18 November 2017 13.10.2017
Global Grad Show 13.10.2017

Academy of Design and Crafts

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Unwanted Toys

Unwanted Toys is an exploration of furniture surfaces made using scrap and waste material.

The materials have been processed, altered and rearranged in a new form - the top of a bench, the legs and frame of which are specially designed and built to form the new, elevating context, raising questions of what defines an object's value. Unwanted Toys is a project that asks questions about the nature of design, prompting the user to consider what defines aesthetic value and how value is affected by placing waste objects in a new context.

Academy of Design and Crafts

WEBSITE

www.gu.se
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Unwanted Toys

Unwanted Toys is an exploration of furniture surfaces made using scrap and waste material.

The materials have been processed, altered and rearranged in a new form - the top of a bench, the legs and frame of which are specially designed and built to form the new, elevating context, raising questions of what defines an object's value. Unwanted Toys is a project that asks questions about the nature of design, prompting the user to consider what defines aesthetic value and how value is affected by placing waste objects in a new context.

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