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The José Collection is a family of storage furniture constructed from materials that are less harmful to the environment and convey the typical informal Brazilian style. The ecological design of the collection considers the entire life of a product, reducing the environmental impact, energy and materials needed. Meanwhile hinting at questions between social-economic and the cultural aspects of it’s use.
Studio Swine have created ‘Can City’- a project based in São Paulo where a mobile foundry operates around the city’s streets. The foundry smelts aluminum cans using waste vegetable oil collected from local cafes as fuel.
In the center of Tokyo’s busy financial district is Pasona, a multi-national recruitment firm. When the company decided they needed a new headquarters they hired Japanese architect Yoshimi Kono to help renovate a large, 9-story building and adorn it with a lush, green wall.