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‘Kawara’ bench by Tsuyoshi Hayashi (JP)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 19.01.2014 - Tagged as: ,

'Kawara' bench by Tsuyoshi Hayashi

‘Kawara’ bench by Tsuyoshi Hayashi

Tsuyoshi Hayashi’s ‘Kawara’ bench salvages and repurposes industrially rejected Japanese roof tiles that would otherwise be discarded. As cracks or chipping can occur at an average rate of 5% during each production run, this represents more than 65,000 pieces per year that have the potential to be reused.

 

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