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Bats'I Luch

This piece was born from the idea of incorporate pre hispanic iconography to a credenza, in this case, Mayan iconography. "Bats'I Luch" means; The basic, genuine brocade. The aim of Bats'i Luch, is to combine aesthetics with functionality, creating an object that is part of the space, an ornament that has one or more functions as it is this credenza, which has compartments for storing properly and comfortably, any electronic device that the user needs. One of the directives of Eidetica is to incorporate part of the culture and folklore of Mexico in the pieces they design.

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Stratum

The Stratum chair was born out of a desire to create a chair that expresses its materiality in a very organic fashion, while taking advantage of advanced CNC milling and fabrication technologies. Comprising of two interlocking parts, the chair can fold and reduce its overall volume by half. Sharp sinuous lines run along the edges and highlight the its functional features. The flowing striated pattern is revealed by carving strategically designed local and global geometries into laminated plywood. Terminating the chair at the ground with three legs creates a sense of delicate balance.

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Cork Stopper Table

The Cork Stopper Table is a DIY coffee table which is both beautiful and functional; demonstrating that you don’t need to sacrifice aesthetics for ease of use or assembly. Courtesy of the cork stopper and its deceptively simple use in construction, the building of this table requires only a couple of minutes and no need for glue, screws or other hardware. The combination of hand-crafted cork, high polished tempered glass and birch plywood achieves an elegant look; allowing the table to be a poetic piece of functional art that is easily constructed.

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Tarro

Tarro is a family of containers inspired by basic shapes and interaction between them. Its tries to revalue the beauty of simplicity, where three materials, three shapes, and three textures are mixed to create decorative and functional objects. Each product is unique; pottery and cork-wood pieces are hand made using the technique of lathe. They are suitable for many lifestyles and spaces, because of the combination of traditional manufacturing and contemporary look.

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WS-51

The design started with an idea that slippers itself become a design rather than hidden-stored. With the inspiration from wave, pebble and island, slippers decorate the wave flow in the open condition. For the pursuit of easy and tidy way to store slippers, the method of hanging slippers on the rods was applied according to the research result. Due to separable design, it is easy to pack and store and people can participate in the design with changing the arrangement of maple rods and colorful slippers.

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UKIYO

Concept of this design is following 2 points. 1,Simplicity structure: This chair is composed of just 2 design elements like carbon fiber panel and leather pad. Mainly, both of these become organic one-motioned panel work. The both sides of the "united panel" play the main part functionally and visually. 2,Something like Objets d'art: Long chair should be nice looking and the existence should be symbolic in the room. Its imbalanced appearance and dynamic shape are inspired by traditional tree style in Japan like Bonsai. Besides it express function which hold person in midair.

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