New Old Divider by Kimu Lab

Because of the growth of the interior design world, the needed for home furnishings and decorative itens to be more versatile and original is emerging. That’s where Kimu Lab enters by designing flexible elements to adapt within any situation. The functional creation and visual coherency that is searched across a diverse range of settings and artifacts that are able to drastically change the atmosphere of a room is reached with the creativity of this modern artist.

The name is New Old Divider and it’s s a unification of two contrasting personalities and cultures.

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foldable paper structures

The subtly of the east and the boldness of the west are balanced through symbolic use of the paper fan and an aluminum frame structure. When the fans are collapse within the frame, the simplistic aesthetic creates a separation via void and nothing else.

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fully open

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detail

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the divider has a lightweight aluminum frame

When the fans are allowed to expand into space, another statement is made. One that more closely reflects the beauty of oriental imagery while provided a degree of ornamentation. ‘New old divider’s’ transformative functions allow it to exist both minimally and decoratively, responding to the demands of any room.

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partial transparency enables many possible uses