Tag: Ropes

  • The Atacama Chair Ropes Us in With Its Mesmerizing Design

    The Atacama Chair Ropes Us in With Its Mesmerizing Design

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    Designed by Borja Gomendio, a student at the University of Design and Technology in Madrid, Spain, the Atacama chair is an academic project that mesmerized us with its perfectly balanced, geometric design. The chair is named after the Atacama Desert in Chile and is made of hand-woven macrame yarn that has been precisely woven around…

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  • Knowing the Ropes Explores the Textile Through a New Lens

    Knowing the Ropes Explores the Textile Through a New Lens

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    It’s so easy to take what we view as utilitarian for granted. That electric cord turns the television on when plugged in. A light bulb makes it easier to see when it’s dark outside. Our clothes are made from cotton. What happens when everyday products and materials are explored on a deeper level? In Knowing…

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  • Journalism on the Ropes – The Assignment with Audie Cornish

    Journalism on the Ropes – The Assignment with Audie Cornish

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    Nicholas McBride 00:00:06 Hey Audie. Nicholas McBride 00:00:12 I’m really good. Am I allowed to say, Nick? I feel like I still have to call you Professor McBride, even though I know you don’t like it. Nicholas McBride 00:00:19 Nah, if your comfortable… Back in college. I really had no interest in being a journalist…

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