Foam and Stone

21st October 2014

Pieteke Korte is another graduate from Design Academy Eindhoven who's project looks to the relationship between hard and soft materials and plays with our perception of materials and function.

Designing a series of side tables that mix marble and foam, the weight of the marble forces the foam to take on exaggerated shapes that create a sense of balance and heaviness.

Pieteke also mixes up our perceptions of the material though playful tromp l'oeil and encourages us to touch and engage with the pieces.

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