Recycled furniture containers used as plants – da morto A dell’Orto by Peter Bottazzi and Denise Bonapace
The designer Peter Bottazzi and Denish Bonapace presented this exhibition of recycled furniture, plants used as containers, in Milan in 2011.
Called da morto A Dell’Orto, what ‘ from useless to imposing ‘ the exhibition means represents something new and interesting. There, the furniture are transformed in connection with other items in hybrids.
The pieces are proposed for small vegetable gardens and horticulture teaching in the classroom.
Creative ideas for plants recycled containers of furniture and objects
Comment by designers: offspring revive rundown furniture. In the Salone del Mobile di Milano 2011 can Peter Bottazzi and Denise Bonapace titled with their project, “da morto a el’orto” (from useless to imposing), are seen in the fuori Salone composition.
The project is funded by AMSA, the city agency for environmental impact, in partnership with the historic company Fratelli Ingegnoli and with the non-profit organization Banco building.
This purple Chair, a new purpose
“Da morto a el’orto” is not just a collection of unique pieces. It is a critical ironic reinterpretation of everyday objects that we no longer notice or have such that has long been her best days already behind him: objects and furniture around the House, which are intended to be destroyed, be revived here with a new look.
Newly edited, patched, hybridized, and converted, before to be planted. The project should be the first step in a series of initiatives involving culture and horticulture are assembled to create “Seasons of cultivation”, where people can ask questions concerning education and the preservation of the individual, of home, the city and the planet and explore.
Old wash basin used as a flower pot classical velvet Chair
Material wooden chair with old-fashioned shapes and lines
Wooden armchair and drawers
Old dresser with several drawers
Original art and way to bring nature into the apartment
Factual table with glass surface
Especial and attractive – allotment in the living room grow
Fresh grass – natural padding of this wood Chair
More options and ideas on how you can make Pflazenbehälter and flower pots from old furniture and objects
translated and edited by Petia