It's the 5th year of the exhibit of artist's interpretations of the traditional Christmas Tree at Germany's Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design. Check out some of the best entries since the inception of the exhibit here.
The Toeloop Chair, by young Swiss designer, Mario Stadelmann, is made out of two pieces of bent polymer, joined at the ends, to create a continuous and seamless loop, giving the chair a very organic and natural feel…
"Since her first exhibition of paintings in 1992, the Finnish born artist Mia Leijonstedt (b.1971) has pursued her interest in artist’s books and studied both traditional and modern bookbinding skills."
'72 Chevy Truck Coffee Table by Joel Hester is constructed with a beautifully cleaned, reformed, and clear coated hood of a 72 Chevy pickup. The table has wonderful detail with the truck's vin tags bolted to welded U shaped legs.
This image is a transformed oil-painting, as found at flea-markets and secondhand shops. These traditional paintings are adapted by using an industrial laser-technique. By erasing parts and adding new elements they get a new dimension.