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Bio Impressionism
Solar Sonnet
Global Trend Report
Cut Glass Slip Cast
Compound Stool
EAB
Mattress
Woven Textiles: Digital
Festive Storage
Ornament Tea Set
Hub Light
Plasticware
BioRoboTecture
Designed for production, these couch cushions portray an embed historic context about the cross-cultural appropriation of imagery within a contemporary decorative archetype. As a series these cushions add more than a splash of color to your home, they also acknowledge the linage of trends and authorship.

Chinese legend tells of a boy named Sima Guang who saved a playmate from drowning in a basin of water. The story became a popular Japanese porcelain motif and later spread to Europe. In England, the design was called Hod in the Well after an opera that also involved characters falling into a well.

Text and Imagery Courtasy of the Gardiner Museum, Toronto.

2016
RESPONSE
INTENTION
和木 Hé Mù
Material Manipulation
Matrix Jig
Wood Reduction
Suspension Molding
Woven Textiles: Hand