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alabaster

redefining a common bazaar material

- 2016 -

concept

concept

Alabaster is considered a luxury material in the western world but is under utilized in Egypt. Although it was a revered material, it is now associated with cheap market souvenirs. These table prototypes aim to redefine we look at alabaster as a material. As of now they are still works in progress. They were exhibited as part of Cairo NOW! during Dubai Design Week 2016.

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