Cargo collective practical idea

October 2nd, 2011 - 

 

I remember all those moments when my parents obliged me to put everything in order in my room. And I had a lot of toys and simply those ugly canvas boxes were not satisfying at all. Because next time I search for a special toy, it was so difficult to find the desired one. Apart of the practical side, I think this idea looks also (more…)

Swarm Home recycles canvases found in Dutch markets

June 23rd, 2011 - 
 

All the time I said that nothing can be more beautiful than Dutch art. And in generally, Dutch everything. They are amazing in everything they do. This time, the art is lead a step further: Swarm Home recycles canvases found in Dutch markets and antique shops and transforms them into new things: bags or chairs, beautifully decorated sofas, jewelry designs and benches.
Each object has a story: paintings are juxtaposed to create functional art. Leslie Oschmann begin her business by collecting interesting objects and paintings she found in the markets. She manipulates them and creates a new life for
the old paintings. The art is now useful and it is even more precious, becoming a practical object. Objects are made in Amsterdam and a purse, for example is about 2-300 euros. Via here.

Small dimensions = 13 inches x 17 inches or 33 centimeters x 43 centimeters. 
Large dimensions = 15 inches x 15 inches x 5 inches or 38 centimeters x 38 centimeter x 14 centimeters