- Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -

(F)utility Kitchen: A DIY Indoor Farm Made from IKEA Furniture

Posted By Yuka Yoneda On April 26, 2011 @ 6:00 pm In Design,Gardening and Plants | No Comments

futility kitchen, leslie Mutchler, diy, diy farming, urban farming, diy kitchen, gardening, green design, eco design, sustainable design, slow food

(F)utility Kitchen is a commentary on the current trend of DIY and urban farming. Artist Leslie Mutchler [1] created the project as a way to cultivate edible vegetation in a confined space. The gravity-drip irrigation system is built from hardware pieces, IKEA furniture, irrigation supplies, and grow lights. Seeds are suspended at canning jars that contain recycled paper bits and empty hand-made bowls.

+ Leslie Mutchler [1]

Article printed from Inhabitat – Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com

URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/futility-kitchen/

URLs in this post:

[1] Leslie Mutchler: http://www.lesliemutchler.com/(f)utilityK.html

Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.