Ana Lisa

PHOTOS: The Best Green Designs at London’s Royal College of Art Graduate Show

by , 07/12/11
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Communication Arts & Design graduate Jo Blaker has been collecting paper bags since she was a kid. Here she turns them into biodegradable, PVA coated paper vases that she hopes will cast light on the throw-away nature of our culture.

Water Issues,Transforming Furniture,Sustainable Materials,Solar Power,Renewable Energy,Recycled Materials,Recycling / Compost,London,green technology,Green Resources,Green Products,Green Materials,New Materials,Interactive Objects,green furniture,Green Design Events,Green Appliances,gallery,Eco-Inspiration,DIY,Art,royal college of art,ron arad,fish scales recycling,orange peels recycling,biodegradable materials,degree show,british design,renewable energy

We don’t really like to think about death in our daily lives, but if we are going to die, let’s turn it into a sustainable act to try to leave the world in the same, or in a better condition than when we left it. Created for biodegradable and fair trade Ecoffins, designer Nilofar Emami designed a ‘Karma-free’ green coffin made entirely from bamboo ensuring people can go peacefully ‘from nature to nature’.

+ RCA 2011

Photo © Ana Lisa Alperovich for Inhabitat

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