26 May '11, 7pm
Ho-hum traffic signs turned into awesome chairs: Boris Bally's #handmade #recycled road sign furniture by @kimberleymok
The orphaned road sign is a common trophy in college dorm rooms, pubs and the like, but Rhode Island-based artist Boris Bally takes it a step further design-wise by converting them into graphically striking furniture pieces. Bally calls his furniture "humanufactured" -- meaning that it's all done by hand -- hand-fabricated, pierced, brake-formed and finished. Here's more of his outstanding furniture and home accessories, all visually surprising and all handcrafted from "the dissected remains of street signs".