Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia
Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia
Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia
Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia Nine Lives by Tonia Bell, Australia

Strip tease: Designer peels back the layers

06 : 12 : 2011 Furniture : Sydney : Upcycling

Sydney – Australian designer Tonia Bell has produced a line of furniture called Nine Lives, tearing off layers of upholstery and wood from existing chairs, couches and tables to create new aesthetics.

Stripping down the individual pieces gives them a new identity and acts as a statement on how necessity can produce impactful works.

This kind of counterintuitive design is typical of the Anarconomy Decade.

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