As an industrial designer, I am overwhelmed. I am overwhelmed by the extreme technological advances being made as I watch. I am overwhelmed by the sheer number of possibilities utilizing these technologies can offer.
When I am overwhelmed, I return to nature.
The base of this side table doubles as a planter for ivy. This intricate design functions as a table, but not forever. The ivy grows, is trained through the sides walls, and eventually weaves through the top piece. The side table loses its function. Nature overpowers technology, claiming dominance once more.