Aluminum Ashtray

(2020)





Simplistic in its function, the ashtray was historically an opportunity for designers to produce sculptural objects for the market. These “silly little trinkets” - as Noguchi calls them - became an object of fascination for me as it became an exercise of aesthetic exploration.

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