Naval Mines Re-purposed As Functional Art

Estonian sculptor Mati Karmin collect corroded mine shells off the Northern coast of Estonia and especially the islands, which during the years of occupation were an almost inaccessible border zone. The mines are basically spheres with holes, spireks and shackles. Karmin got inspired by these mines and started to collect them.

Lots more examples of his work – HERE

That toilet looks terrifying!

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Czechnology October 13, 2010 at 10:13 am

This is just awesome! :D

Stylish furniture for a shooting range ;)

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Czechnology October 13, 2010 at 10:14 am

…but the baby carriage is a killer! :D

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moi October 13, 2010 at 11:39 pm

“collect corroded mine shells off the Northern coast of Estonia” I have heard the phrase “dying for your art” but this guy puts it to the test.

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