Experimenting with cement

 

Experimentations with concrete mixed with wherever ingredient students liked in order to discover the features of this material and the possibilities to use it for a project.

 

 

 

Portland concrete and acacia honey mixture tends to catalyze in a longer period if compared with water and the dough can be reduced in thin sheets. The product we designed at the end of the course was a consequence of a discovered peculiar characteristic of the material that allowed us to create an origami stool.

 

 

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Course of industrial and product design
IUAV University of the Study of the Republic of San Marino – Bachelor of Industrial Design
Professor: Massimo Brignoni, Assistant: Mauro Cazzaro
designed by: Gloria Sabatinelli, Gloria Viganò, Sarah Zamparutti – 2011

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