Archibird Combination Birdcage and Console Table by Gregoire de Laforrest.

Archibird Combination Birdcage and Console Table

Made of bleached oak, stainless steel cables and glass ‘Archibird’ is the blending of sculpture and furniture. A one-off piece by designer and architect Gregoire de Lafforest, the birdcage (which functions as such complete with small washing pool, eating area and the ability to be opened for cleaning) is integrated into a bleached oak wood console table. (more…)

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The "Fun"ctional art of Nicola L. Whimsical Aquariums & Furniture

UPDATE: Sadly, French Artist Nicola L passed away on January 3rd of 2019.
French born Nicola L. (that’s right, just an L. for the last name) is a conceptual artist who creates everything from performances, films and functional art. Having had a hugely prolific career for over five decades, she has shown in many galleries and has a clear affinity for heads, eyes and snails as you can see from some of her functional art pieces I’ve chosen to share with you below. (more…)

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