30 Oct '14, 6pm

#Luiis_3x ] Spanish Artist Lucas Munoz Challenges You to Get Some Sweet Air on His Stone Skat... [ #Luispokel

#Luiis_3x ] Spanish Artist Lucas Munoz Challenges You to Get Some Sweet Air on His Stone Skat... [ #Luispokel

Created out of Munoz’s student thesis work, Bastardism , his design method seeks to juxtapose functionality and aesthetics, provoking a curiously strong desire to test the artist’s creations. The artist explains his intriguing style as, “Creating between two points a concept link that is parabolic instead of the straight conventional one. Containers that don’t directly relate to their commonly expected content, and vice versa. Playing with the user’s perception of an object and the references that it may trigger in his cultural and emotional memory. Hopefully with this we achieve a degree of imagination stroking from us, the designers, on the user. And eventually open up questions about usability, materiality, culture and our artificial environment.”

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/spanish-artist-lucas-munoz-challenge...

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