Wooden Cabinet “Explodes” Into Unique Kinetic Design

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Designed by Sebastian Errazuriz, the “Explosion Cabinet” is a kinetic design that plays with a classic technique, the sliding dovetail, and expands it into new territory. The imaginative sideboard features natural wood and glass, simple materials which let the shape take the spotlight. The furnishing appears normal in its neutral, closed position and out-of-this-world when the wooden rails are pulled to the end of their reach. The cabinet is a central piece in Sebastian Errazuriz’s debut solo exhibition, “Look Again,” beginning September 6, 2014, at the Carnegie Museum of Art.

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Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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