Charlie Chaplin in Modern Times (1936, dir. Charlie Chaplin) (via) “I was riding in my car one day and saw a mass of people coming out of a factory, punching time clocks, and was overwhelmed with the knowledge that the theme note of modern times is mass production. I wondered what would happen to the progress of the mechanical age if one person decided to act like a bull in a china shop…
.ORI Stool by Jakub Piotr Kalinowski Playing around with origami, designer Jakub Piotr Kalinowski came up with a cool stool design that leaves no doubt as to its biggest influence. “Use of a bending and cutting method allowed to satisfy main design assumption: simplicity and lost manufacturing costs, by dint of that the mass production is possible.”
Funcional e feito de materiais usados em arquitectura moderna que possa ser produzido em massa , permanecendo atraente e confortável . O movimento estava preocupado não só com o projeto , mas também com os materiais. Ele reconheceu que a produção em massa era mais adequado para produtos industriais, tais como cromo, aço , plástico e vidro.
Unlimited Edition, Pieke Bergmans “a unique production of unique vases”. Unlimited Edition vase collection is a good example of generating individuality using techniques of mass production: by extruding clay through a variety of templates and cut points, each is produced the same way, but looks different.