Disruptive Decay

28th January 2014

Exploring the relationship between beauty and death Birgit Severin a graduate from Design Academy Eindhoven created a series of household objects that symbolise decay.

Her series of vases are either full or represent different stages of withering - similarly to a flower that wilts as it heads towards death, but importantly her series of vases represent both life and death in equal measure.

Using 3D printing, rubber rotation moulding and freehand modelling her vases have a matte almost ashen surface that is scatterd with sparkling jewels. Engagingly beautiful and tactile her designs disrupt notions of perfection exploring a new beauty to be found through disruption.

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