Designer: Matthias Pliessnig
If I would be around Madison, Wisconsin from 10th to 17 th of May, I would head straight for this exhibition with an appointment with my alter oops Matthias Pliessnig’s Alter Ego.
The exhibition opens 9th May 2008 (today).
Find details here.
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When I wrote in my earlier post that staircases fascinate me to no end, it was only half the story. Add bridges to it.
?Click here & listen to heart rendering song ‘bridges’ by Tracy Chapman while
you go through the post.?
Bridges and staircases fascinate me to no end. And I am on an ever going tour of finding out how to incorporate these two elements in my small home.
Sounds crazy? Isn’t it! It is possible to have elements of staircase in decor at least; but bridges!
While you shake your head and mutter some words related to crazy or disbelief; I want to prove I am not alone in my ‘impossible sounding dream world.’
Matthias Pliessnig, Wisconsin, USA based designer is very famous for bending wood to his will! And making sculptural furniture pieces out of this bent wood. Wood
becomes elastic in his hands. Many of us remember him by his creation
He uses coopering techniques and boat building techniques to achieve compound curves.When you see these ‘bridge’ benches you can imagine that I could not have done anything else but jump up and down.
a deviated path
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