Many celebs have a passion for designing clothing, but Brad Pitt is among the first we've encountered with a hankering to design furniture.
The 48-year-old has teamed up with New Jersey-based furniture maker Frank Pollaro to create 12 designs consisting of tables, chairs and a bed (below), which can be seen between November 13 and 15 in New York.
Pitt explained that his fascination with furniture design began after discovering the work of architects like Charles Rennie Mackintosh and Frank Lloyd Wright. He revealed his hobby's origin by saying:
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An architecture student has proposed a Matrix style set up as the most humane way to farm chickens.
It would literally be like in the Matrix where humans were unconscious (sort of) and hooked into machines and kept alive for the benefit of the machines.
This would be similar but with chickens.
The chickens would be lobotomized, so basically they'd be vegetables, and they'd be fed with and have waste removed by tubes.
The student said everything would be better if:
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Calling all architects and inter designers!
Thierry Mugler's Nicola Formichetti is looking for a talented individual to collaborate with in the future.
Here's the full posting:
do you know any amazing interior designer / architect we can work with for future projects? lots of interesting projects coming up , would love to find designers who we can collaborate with.
comment here or www.twitter.com/formichetti
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