Design

“Design is a game of find and seek, where the seeker does not know what he/she is looking for until he/she has found it” paraphrase from the introduction to H. Janson’s History of Art With so many styles and trends … Continue reading

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Creativity

What is Creativity? Some have described it as an “aha” moment. Some describe it as a light turning on in your head. Others believe that creativity is governed by the right side of your brain. Many have tried to find … Continue reading

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Geodesic Design

According to Wikipedia, “The term “geodesic” comes from geodesy, the science of measuring the size and shape of Earth; in the original sense, a geodesic was the shortest route between two points on the Earth’s surface, namely, a segment of … Continue reading

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Carbon Weaving

Is weaving important? Textiles are traditionally a Fine Arts area of study and can be seen everyday in our clothing, bags, blankets, towels and art. A textile or cloth is a flexible material consisting of a network of natural or artificial fibres (yarn or … Continue reading

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Art Shanty 2017

Art Shanties (and spectators) on White Bear Lake, Minnesota February 2017 http://www.artshantyprojects.org          

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Exotic Structures

The models below were inspired by exotic sports cars like Ferrari, McLaren and Lamborghini. In addition to be suited for a carport, these small structures could be used as a studio, garage or a pavilion.

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Building Blocks

Building blocks inspired by the Jenga puzzle game and artist Donald Judd. The Towers are designed to be made from precast concrete, aluminum and solar panels. A stackable building system proportioned in such a way that it is impossible to … Continue reading

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Dägleg Connectors

This is a project that I took on because whenever I go to the lumber yard, I am amazed that  there is not a good looking connector or bracket that you can buy off the shelf for small construction projects. … Continue reading

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Bedbox

We call this the “Bedbox” or “Bäddboks” if you are Swedish. There is a Swedish historical precedent for building a sleeping platform on your property, which we had no idea about when we named our creation the Bedbox. In the history of Sweden, … Continue reading

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Ferrari Sculpture

These models were designed with Ferrari in mind in hopes of someday building a Ferrari inspired Parasol Modular sculpture.  

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