kajo


 

assignment

An aesthetic utility article for home environment made of plastic.

approach

To present and utilize acrylics aesthetic qualities, transparency and  resiliency, and to create something that appears to fool the eye.

solution

Kajo appears only as a vague glimpse of a bookshelf’s form giving attention to the books it’s carrying. Constructed of 4 bent pieces of acrylic. Screws are placed just over the shelf line so the books will cover them and the shelf appears to float.