Design For A Dollar
Pratt Institute’s Industrial Design students recently exhibited their Design For A Dollar project at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair. Students were asked to create a design spending no more than a dollar. Some of the designs are listed below.
Sukmo Koo and Young Taek Oh‘s Metamorphosis a light shade was an exhibition highlight. Created from recycled egg cartons the design was inspired by a “Mobius strip”.
Catherine Merrick’s Drip plate was created using a thrift store-bought plate and candle wax. After dripping wax onto the plate, Merrick then sandblasted uncovered areas, creating a unique design.