Posts tagged ‘fish tank’

February 13, 2012

Humans shouldn`t have all the fun (?)

Making things complicated is easy. Achieving simplicity is tough.” –Bruno Munari

with this quote the team behind  Aruliden (a brand strategy and product design consultancy formed by Rinat Aruh and Johan Liden) claims that the objects they create are transforming every-day objects into new icons.

Just ask the fish how they feel about it…

June 25, 2009

‘Floating Garden’ by Benjamin Graindorge

floating garden and fish tank - now green!

floating garden and fish tank - now green!

The fish tank is a microcosm that reflects human concerns: within the finite space of its architecture the main issue that conditions the well-being of its inhabitants is waste management. ‘Floating Garden’ by Benjamin Graindorge and Duende Studio brings an innovative solution to the daily maintenance constraints of freshwater aquariums with a filtering system that is 100% natural: a cushion of sand + plants that adapts to each and every model. Its recycling principle based on hydroponics does away with the chore of regular water changes and proposes a new domestic- scale typology, between the decorative glass vase and the water purifying plant.

On show from 25 June to 25 July 2009
at Forum Diffusion
55 rue Pierre Demours
75017 Paris