Paper Cutout Faces Reconnect City-Dwellers To The Nature Around Them [Pics]
A Dutch design studio wants to bring a smile to people's faces with the help of nature.
Though urban lifestyles have come to be lauded for their physical health and environmental benefits, the Netherlands, one of the countries that started many of today's urban trends, might be suffering from too much of a good thing. “An article in de Volkskrant stated that today's city people are just as sensitive and irritable as a stressed out test-animal,” wrote the Dutch designers at Studio Inherent. Their idea: art objects that are a constant reminder, even in a bleakly modern Rotterdam apartment, that nature exists all around you if you know where to look.