The Woods by StokkeAustad & Andreas Engesvik
by Ted Savage / February 5, 2013
Art for industrial design's sake, The Woods by StokkeAustad & Andreas Engesvik, a collection of hand-blown tinted glass bubbles on solid glass stems, inspired by trees changing colour "in the forests of the North, "is entirely sculptural, "without any specific function other than the purely decorative," intentionally closing the gap between design and arts & crafts.

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Two sets of seven represent spring and fall. Showcased at Stockholm Design Week this month, it's the second collaboration between Norwegians Engesvik and the StokkeAustad design studio. Via Homebuildlife.


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