Fossil Cabinet: The Wonders of Craftsmanship by Nacho Carbonell
Nacho Carbonell is known for his tactile approach to sculpture art, playing with texture, experimental techniques, and natural materials.
Fossil cabinet is a part of Fossilmodern artcollection by Nacho Carbonell. As a description of Fossil: preserved remains of animals, plants and organism from the remote past, Nacho had been collecting, gather and picking up remains materials from the past projects and contemporary design experiments, and use them to shape new molds that later were cast on concrete, creating amazing supports or foundations for new objects.
“I like to see objects as living organisms, imagining them coming alive and being able to surprise you with their behavior. I want to create objects with my hands, then I can give them my personality. I turn them into communicative objects that can arouse one’s sensations and imagination. “
In this case a Console and a Cabinet, that also fossilize cardboard boxes from the transport and packaging from the old materials and pieces. Creating this colorful formation that remain as rock look like art furniture, almost as if they had been undercover.