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Death by Design | DesignNotes by Michael Surtees

Death by Design


A couple great friends of mine emailed me this morning about their take on design and death. Rob Price and Kathy Park have taken some classic design staples and turned it upside down. There’s the Eames Plywood Lounge Coffin, Nelson’s Funereal Flowers, Michael Graves’s Urn, Corbusier’s Coffin Pillow Pouf, and Philippe Starck’s Juicer Sickle. Check out all the glory of death by design at tools for dying. I can’t wait to see what they come up w/ next…

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  • http://dapperalchemist.wordpress.com Shamik Chaudhuri

    This is macabre. brilliant and quite gorgeous. I think that you'll enjoy my site, I write about how science and the arts (design, fashion, art, etc.) interact and influence each other.