Marilu Valente's (bio)plastic Morphologies Table

Marilu Valente Demonstrates The (bio)plastic Morphologies Table

Marilu Valente, the architect of the highlighted work Table by Marilu Valente demonstrates, "Form follows the material" is the main inspiration of this design. The product expresses the natural behavior of viscous materials such as bioplastics. Following several experimental manipulations of the bioplastic material, I realized that the material when stretched it creates interesting branching structures which can be exploited for its structural characteristics under compression..

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