Maykel Roovers’ Critical Blocks Comprise a Miniature World Based on Large Scale Architecture

by , 03/21/13

maykel roovers, critical blocks, modern design for kids, eco kids, eco design for kids, wooden blocks for kids, 3d printed wooden blocks

Social commentary on the current state of the excessive use of large scale architecture in the production of goods, the project, called Critical Blocks, sought to illuminate this complex problem in simple wooden shapes. But in an ironic twist worthy of the world we live in today, the reaction of children to the ‘toys’ has led Roovers to think about mass production of the pieces themselves. “I have even been discussing the possibilities of putting my work on the market as real toys.” Hurray for industrialization!

+ Maykel Roovers

Related Posts

Leave a Comment

Please keep your comments relevant to this blog entry. Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments.

Please note that gratuitous links to your site are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments.

Add your comments

NEW USER

CURRENT USERS LOGIN

Lost your password?

Let's make sure you're a real person: