In this era of consumers, we get rid of things far too easily. If a fork no longer serves as a fork, we discard it. But how can we define useless? Often we say it’s useless when it’s intended purpose can no longer be fulfilled.
I explored the effects that materials have on the usefulness of certain objects. By creating simple day-to-day object and changing the material, I ended up with ’useless’ tools.
december 22, 2014