A combination of Roy Lichtenstein, South African slang and upcycled design.
Yameng Li has reimagined a simple recycling idea into a work of art, by painting this unique tyre chair in collboration with Tyred, at the Design Indaba Conference 2010 in Cape Town.
Tyred Chair by Yameng Li
Yameng Li painting the Tyred Chair
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Jun · 29
Black and white chair with painted details on the upholstery both on the seat and on both sides of the back rest, by
Studio Sfog, Tel Aviv, Israel.
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May · 28
A chair made from old metal pipes and radiators in a shop in downtown San Francisco, California.
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Apr · 21
Striped sun lounger outside the Eggcentric Cafe overlooking Flaxmill Bay, Whitianga in the Coromandel Peninsula on New Zealand’s North Island. This cafe serves the best organic ice cream I have ever tasted!
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Feb · 17
Salvaged Scaffold Stools made from metal and reclaimed Indonesian teak by
Walk the Plank, Sydney, Australia.
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Nov · 22
The high voltage insulator bar-stool available at
LASSCO. For more infor on LASSCO see our earlier post.
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Nov · 13
Chairs hanging on the wall at Design Junction, London. Part of the Design Festival 2012.