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    Receiving a degree has never been this desirable! Participants in Atelier Rijks­bouw­meester’s unique two-year learning-while-working program rec… Read More
    Receiving a degree has never been this desirable! Participants in Atelier Rijks­bouw­meester’s unique two-year learning-while-working program receive a valuable document — a document that should be worth saving. We created a fitting and modern inter­pretation of the traditional diploma tube: where the diploma is the tube. This certificate is signed while still flat. The inner beauty of the material — simple uncoated paper — becomes apparent when it is rolled up. The paper has been incised with a laser cutter in a triangular pattern, creating an archi­tectural object as it becomes a cylinder. The technique is easy to apply in small batches and the result is a personal object worthy of a prominent place in even an architect’s home. How’s that for building a brand? Read Less
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Receiving a degree has never been this desirable! Participants in Atelier Rijks­bouw­meester’s unique two-year learning-while-working program receive a valuable document — a document that should be worth saving. We created a fitting and modern inter­pretation of the traditional diploma tube: where the diploma is the tube.
 
This certificate is signed while still flat. The inner beauty of the material — simple uncoated paper — becomes apparent when it is rolled up. The paper has been incised with a laser cutter in a triangular pattern, creating an archi­tectural object as it becomes a cylinder. The technique is easy to apply in small batches and the result is a personal object worthy of a prominent place in even an architect’s home. How’s that for building a brand?
 
 
 
 
 
 
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