Second Life: Bowling Lanes Reclaimed as Furniture

William Stranger's "Second Life" uses reclaimed wood from a local LA bowling alley to create a number of different works including a coffee table, a...

Nate Graham
Nate Graham on November 3, 2009.

While bowling and high design might not often have the opportunity to intersect, William Stranger’s “Second Life” project proves to be an exception to the rule. Using reclaimed wood from a local LA bowling alley, Stranger has created a number of different of interesting pieces that include a coffee table, bench and diptych. Beyond their inherent sustainability, the work maintains the right combination of kitsch mixed with clean lines, resulting in a lighthearted, but beautiful collection. “Second Life” will be displayed until November 14th at the Fifth Floor Gallery in Los Angeles.

[via Inhabitat]