1600 Paper Mache Pandas Pop Up in Hong Kong to Raise Awareness for Endangered Animals

May 6, 2014 by  
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Artist Paulo Grangeon is raising awareness for the conservation of endangered species by sculpting 1600 panda bears out of recycled materials and papier-mâché ! The sculptures will brighten days of passersby in ten locations across Hong Kong during the month of June. Grangeon’s project seeks to bolster the government’s “ Conserving Central ” initiative by using the adorable pandas as unofficial mascots. Read the rest of 1600 Paper Mache Pandas Pop Up in Hong Kong to Raise Awareness for Endangered Animals Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “World Wildlife Fund” , 1600 Pandas World Tour , 1600 Pandas World Tour Hong Kong , Clock Tower at the Hong Kong Cultural Piazza , eco design , green design , Paulo Grangeon , sustainable design , Victoria Park HK

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Nik Baeyens’ Portable Flatpack Fire Basket is Perfect for Storytelling on Warm Summer Nights

May 5, 2014 by  
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Inspired by the shape and movement of a spider and the mythology of ancient storytelling signs and symbols, “ FIREWALKWITHME ” is a portable knockdown fire basket made of corten steel by designer Nik Baeyens . The flatpack parts are comfortable to carry and can be easily assembled using “no screw – no glue” principles. After use the fire basket can be disassembled and hung on the wall as a “Sacred Fire Object”. + Nik Baeyens Photography by Maarten Stappaerts The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , camping , Corten steel , fire basket , FIREWALKWITHME , Flatpack , flatpack design , green design , Nik Baeyens , outdoor furniture , sustainable design

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