18 Jun 2014

Recycled Re-Purposed Furniture Sculptures

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Benjamin Rollins Caldwell of BRC Designs, is one of those designers with a definitive artistic and imaginative view of the possibilities that everyday objects hold.  He uses all sorts of materials, mostly recycled, to construct one of a kind, pieces of furniture.  @brcdesigns constructs his pieces as they were sculptural art pieces with a practical use.  In the article we have shown a few of the materials he uses in the construction of his furniture that doubles as art (brass pipes. book ends. Cans. computer parts and much more) Dimensions on some, not all the furniture.  Once in the article you can enlarge the image by pressing it (not the first one).

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Spineless Chair:
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Made from book spines and brass upholstery nails.

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Spineless Sofa:
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Made from book spines and brass upholstery nails.

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Spineless Low Table:
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Made from book spines and brass upholstery nails.

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Spineless Side Table:
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Made from book spines and brass upholstery nails.
Dimension: Approximately 20"h x 24"w x 26"d

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Spineless Conference Table:
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Made from book spines and brass upholstery nails.
Dimension: 132"d x 60"w x 31"h

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American Pipe Dream Chair:
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Composed of half inch copper piping, which has been soldered together, inspired by the windows computer pipe screen saver.
Dimension: 40"w x 40"d x 30"h

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Suicide Chair:
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Aluminium soda cans and nickel upholstery nails form the patchwork surface.

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Suicide Low Table:
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Aluminium soda cans and nickel upholstery nails form the patchwork surface.
Dimension: 48"w x 31"d x 18"h

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Binary Room Furniture Set-Up:
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Binary Armchair:
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The surface of the chair is completely covered with a collage of motherboards, computer chips, lcd screens and hard drive disks held in place by sheet metal screws.

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Binary Chair:
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The surface of the chair is completely covered with a collage of motherboards, computer chips, lcd screens and hard drive disks held in place by sheet metal screws.
Dimension: 41 × 25 × 18 in

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Binary Sofa:
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The surface of the chair is completely covered with a collage of motherboards, computer chips, lcd screens and hard drive disks held in place by sheet metal screws.
Dimension: 88"w x 38"d x 28"h

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Binary Table 02:
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Inspired by pallets of obsolete computers and electronics that were collecting dust in a local warehouse.  The table structure is made from the metal from computer towers that are riveted together.   The glass from the table was salvaged from an abandoned warehouse.
Dimension: 36"w x 36"d x 19"h

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Binary Cabinet:
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Inspired by pallets of obsolete computers and electronics that were collecting dust in a local warehouse. The cabinet structure is made from the metal from computer towers that are riveted together.
Dimension: 52"w x 15" d x 26.5"h

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Binary Low Table:
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Inspired by pallets of obsolete computers and electronics that were collecting dust in a local warehouse. The table structure is made from the metal from computer towers that are riveted together.

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Binary Side Table:
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Inspired by pallets of obsolete computers and electronics that were collecting dust in a local warehouse. The table structure is made from the metal from computer towers that are riveted together.  The glass from the table was salvaged from an abandoned warehouse.
Dimension: 25"w x 27"d x 22"h


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