Designer Uses Copper Pipes To Create A Full Map Of The London Underground

Designer Uses Copper Pipes To Create A Full Map Of The London Underground

The three-dimensional installation premiered at the design junction exhibition in London

Conner Dial, Fashion Editor
  • 5 october 2016

British designer Nick Fraser, known for reworking the familiar into the unexpected, has redesigned the London Underground by using copper pipework. The installation premiered at the international design show, designjunction, in King’s Cross station in London. Interweaving copper pipes make up the 3D map of London’s extensive transit system, but also use colored washers on valves to indicate intersecting pipelines, and use brass brackets to show smaller stops.

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