Polyester Transforms Apartment Fixtures Into Lightweight, Translucent Decorations [Pics]

Polyester Transforms Apartment Fixtures Into Lightweight, Translucent Decorations [Pics]

Specimen Series by artist Do Ho Suh is a series of sculptures of appliances and home accessories.

Leah Gonzalez
  • 14 october 2013

For an upcoming exhibition, Korean sculpture and installation artist Do Ho Suh created polyester fabric sculptures of appliances and fixtures found in his Manhattan apartment.

For Specimen Series, the artist created full-size replicas of objects like a toilet, tub, radiator, stove, medicine cabinet, a refrigerator, and more. The lightweight material used to create the pieces make them appear like wire frames or conceptual drawings.

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