ünal & böler studio
Written by Katie on August 15, 2008. Permalink
The ünal & böler studio have some remarkable pieces.
nar: w.115cm d.115cm h.37cm, €2500, Buy it here.
“nar” means “pomegranate” in turkish. Pomegranate is a fruit that holds hundreds of juicy seeds inside. It’s a fruit that symbolizes fertility. Nar coffetable carries books and books carry ideas. Ideas can be distructive as much as they can be constructive. Our aim was to emphasize the danger and the dilemma it holds with utter nakedness.
petek: w180cm d.60cm h.180cm, €5000, Buy it here.
“petek” means “honeycomb” in turkish. Honeycomb, known with it’s lightness and structural stability also gives it’s form to Petek. Stand-alone library based on the same principles with “Salkim” can hold many books. 6mm. Steel tubes bent into a geometric shape forms a strong constructions with it’s structural joints.
sema: dim. w.65cm h.50, €240, Buy it here.
“sema” is the name given to the dance of the whirling dervishes. It is a coffeetable with a turning top and rotating bars below it which can be utilized in storing books, magazines and newspapers. Top is in mdf and the leg in steel.
[posted by katie]