Concrete Cabinet

This is a prime example of mixing materials succesfully. The soft nature of wood combined with the raw aesthetics of concrete contrast into something truly beautiful. A graduate in industrial design and furniture design from different colleges in Canada, she discovered that whilst concrete is clearly a strong material, it’s quite brittle when stretched this thin. The solution was to reinforce the aggregate with glass, which additionally makes the whole construct lighter.

by: Jean Willoughby

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