‘PRESSED PROJECT’ BY FLORIS WUBBEN: ARTIFACTS BY DEFINITION
The difference between a robot and a dear old piece of machinery for artisanal manufacturing? Designer Floris Wubbem explains it to us with “Pressed Project”, a system that puts the close and visible interaction between man and machine at the heart of production.
Rather often objects for daily use are indeed made without even being touched by a human hand. We’re not talking about cell phones or household appliances, but of the simplest furnishings: like a vase, for example.