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Solar Cell Current Windows by James Shaw and Marjan Van Aubel

40 x 40 series in marble by Moreno Ratti and Paolo Ulian The 40 x 40 series by Moreno Ratti and Paolo Ulian experiments with the ubiquitous 40cm x 40cm marble tiles with a new twist. The artists used water-jet machines to cut the tiles with the objective of making tiles with minimal waste material. Solar Cell Current Windows by James Shaw and Marjan Van Aubel Caventou replaced the windows at 19 Greek Street with Current Windows for The Art of Progress project. These “stained glass” windows are integrated with solar cells to generate renewable energy. London designers James Shaw and Marjan Van Aubel designed the Current Windows and added USB outlets into the window frame for easy access to solar powered charging. Crazy Marm table by James Shaw The wild pattern of the Crazy Marm side table by James Shaw comes from a veneer of upcycled linoleum found in a flooring factory. Tr...

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