Paper and water

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Product Facts

Project name

Paper and water

Award year

2017

designed as

Master thesis

Length

40CM

Width

340CM

Height

190CM

Weight

7KG

Designation

Strength from paper

Description

Water is normally bad news for paper. However, when it absorbs water, the paper’s inner structure is reinforced. The water interferes with and rearranges the flat network of paper fibres.

Wrinkles unleash paper’s ability to style and shape. It turns an ordinary piece of paper into a material with extraordinary capabilities and a unique aesthetic quality

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