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In a time where consumerism only seems to be growing, it is inspiring to observe these six artists – such as Tara Donovan and Piet Hein Eek – who have made discarded, everyday materials the centre of their work. Watch their approach to re-using materials.
The fabulous furniture of Dutch designer, Piet Hein Eek, has become an admired international brand. Here he reveals his creative philosophy and introduces us to his 10,000 square meters production unit, where he executes his ideas “out of chaos.”
Most designers aim at creating innovative things. This makes it possible to be extraordinary by being ‘normal’, according to the unconventional icon of Dutch design, Piet Hein Eek, who has built a brand around designs made from discarded materials.