studio osangmin made a rug that mixes acupressure and sports activities dance
studio osangmin developed this carpet with functions like no other. the venture is about the mix of two worlds linked to how persons use their feet acupressure and sports activities dance. the designer searched and shared how human toes have knowledgeable the areas depending on the distinct cultures. with the jap professional medical acupressure and western sporting activities dance investigation, he has located a popular aspect to fuse two items of information.
all pictures courtesy of studio osangmin
the strategy by studio osangmin has been developed and visualized with the experiments of textile components, shades, and methods. it was generated and collaborated with textiellab in tilburg, netherlands. the carpet comes with a book that shows how to use it technically and at the same time tells the tale of how two worlds harmonize in a piece of work.
as the artist claimed himself ‘if you have a headache, step samba.’ with this carpet, six frequent ailments are dealt with with strain and dancing ways. two realms of acupressure and athletics dances, major and interesting, and jap and western are playfully joined. this new common language is intertwined and born again by assembly textile technologies.
designer: studio osangmin
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