Art Radiators by Karim Rashid

Entropy Art Radiator. Designed by Karim Rashid. Manufactured by Caleido.

The notion is simple enough: make a fundamental feature of residential infrastructure an artistic adornment as well. It sort of reminds me of the old “function is form” credo, though in this case the form comes first and the function is cleverly, seamlessly integrated within.

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