Porcelain Chairs

April 30th, 2010

These porcelain chairs by Sam Durant, are reproductions of different styles of mono-block resin chairs. Exactly those kind of chairs which you can find all over the world and super ugly. But these colors and the porcelain make them look ok again.

found at acidolatte

9 Responses to “Porcelain Chairs”

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  2. spinyol Says:

    I think they looked ok before as well. And probably the interesting thing is not about making them beautiful but rather the interest int the process of making them unique and fragile, and therefore re-thinking the concept of object, use and beauty.

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