Gallery: 25,000 Ping Pong Balls Line the Walls of Daniel Arsham’s Tiny ...

What do you do with 25,000 ping pong balls that have lost their bounce? As part of an accelerated design experiment, Snarkitecture partner Daniel Arsham decided to use them as wallpaper for a tiny Brooklyn apartment! While not overly bright or colorful, the up-cycled balls create mesmerizing patterns for an inspiring 90 square foot living space. And here's the amazing part: it cost less than $100 per square foot of wall space to complete this incredible minimalist apartment, and it took only two months to put together.

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  1. Solženjicin Ivan December 6, 2013 at 5:43 am

    Obviously, it would take too much effort just to clean the dust.

  2. Shane Benson December 5, 2013 at 10:25 pm

    um yea, do you know how flammable ping pong balls are???

  3. rixturey September 14, 2011 at 11:34 am

    It looks really cool, but as an ex-New Yorker, the design looks like a lot of dirt and critters could hide in ht crevices.