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What seems to be folded paper, is made out of slewed concrete. The property of concrete, to precisely display the surface of the utilized formwor… Read More
What seems to be folded paper, is made out of slewed concrete. The property of concrete, to precisely display the surface of the utilized formwork, is taken to advantage. We analyzed concrete and researched new production methods for this material. Our goal was to develop novel ways that would give the otherwise raw synthetic stone a fresh face. The project ‘like paper‘ is very much based on the experiments of combining concrete and rotational molding. Read Less
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by Miriam Aust & Sebastian Amelung

What seems to be folded paper, is made out of slewed concrete. The property of concrete, to precisely display the surface of the utilized formwork, is taken to advantage. As well as wood shapes the facade of bare concrete buildings, in this case paper empathizes with this part. Although the manufacturing follows certain paper paterns, the completed shades develop individuality through own edges, kinks and creases. 

Each light is unique and handmade by us in Germany.
Supported by German technologies and engineering concepts.

Design: Miriam Aust & Sebastian Amelung
Photography:
Minu Lee
Production: Dua and Aust&Amelung
Year: 2012




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