- Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -
CHRIS BURTON’s UPCYCLING: Yield Shelving
Posted By Emily Pilloton On January 25, 2007 @ 4:15 pm In green furniture,Recycled Materials | 4 Comments
This morning we touted Chris Burton’s Repose Lounge  as an example of his “upcycled” furniture, made from a variety of construction site waste and other miscellaneous dumpster detritus. His equally-ingenious Yield shelves provide a modular shelving system based on the order of an equilateral triangle. Yield’s various vessels are made from plywood, various wooden off-cuts, and even drywall, giving a unique texture and tactility to each unit. The Yield system was featured, along with the Repose Lounge, as part of Burton’s  recent student exhibition at Savannah’s Red Kite Studio  gallery.
+ Chris Burton 
Article printed from Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com
URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/chris-burtons-upcycling-yield-shelving/
URLs in this post:
 Tweet: http://twitter.com/share
 Share on Tumblr: http://www.tumblr.com/share
 Email: mailto:?subject=http://inhabitat.com/chris-burtons-upcycling-yield-shelving/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2007/01/25/chris-burtons-upcycling-yield-shelving/
 Chris Burton’s Repose Lounge: http://inhabitat.com/2007/01/25/chris-burtons-upcycling-repose-lounge/
 Burton’s: http://www.dexigner.com/product/news-g10058.html
 + Chris Burton: http://www.thesouthmag.com/images/online_exclusive/TrashArt/gallery_install.pdf
Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.