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I often wonder what the inspiration behind a particular design is. In the case of this desk, it is clear.

grain mill desk

Dutch designer Mieke Meijer gives new life to buildings photographed by Bernd and Hilla Becher in the mid 20th century. Calling it, “industrial archeology” Meijer plays with the scale and volume of this old plant to create a modular desk unit.

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3 Responses

  1. pixelecho69 says:

    Clever title " Industrial archeology " interesting way of bringing back to life these historical buildings.
    I like that.

  2. @NewPhawana says:

    If I have much money,I will build it.
    it's so beautyful.

  3. Torsten says:

    Wow, that’s crazy! I love this idea!

Lili ZarghamiLili is Editorial Director of HGTV.com. Her personal obsessions include looking for just the right sofa, ogling real estate listings, and reading floor-plans. She has an admitted "chair problem," collecting...

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