Used-Coffee 3D Print Powder 001
3D-Print Powder of Used-Coffee Ground
Material category:

Plant / Plant based

Identification number:

22-7359-323-a

This sample comprises 1:1 used coffee ground and plaster, 3D printed into a form attempting non-supported cantilever achieved by traditional Selective Laser Sintering processes. The …

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Rust Bricks
Material categories:

Ceramic

Metal

Identification number:

22-7359-322-a

Fired and glazed pottery clay pressed against rusting corrugated metal sheet as to transfer actively decaying information on the more volatile material to a pseudo …

Weathering wood oil on Soil A (Left) and Soil B (Right)
TKO Rammed Earth Bricks
Material category:

Soil / Soil based (organic/mineral)

Identification number:

22-7359-321-a

This project reuses soil extracted from Tseung Kwan O Area 137 Fill Bank, aiming to explore the reuse approaches of soil components in construction waste. …

Eggshell_Ceramic_13
Eggshell Ceramic
Material categories:

Ceramic

Animal / Animal based

Identification number:

22-7156-320-a

This project explores the application of discarded eggshells as an additive to ceramic glaze. The bricks consist of pottery clay mixed with 30% crushed eggshells, …

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Macroalgae Bricks
Material categories:

Cement based

Plant / Plant based

Identification number:

22-7359-319-a

This project explores the application of macroalgae in building materials. Inspired by the increasing popularity of new material explorations with microalgae such as biofabrics, bioplastics, …

Calcium_Carbonate_Brick_01
Sai Kung Calcium Carbonate Brick
Material category:

Mineral / Mineral based

Identification number:

22-7359-317-a

The hexagonal bricks are made with seashell lime, sand from Pak Sha Chau, and dyed with pandan extract.

Composite small seashells were collected from beaches …

Textile Waste Brick
Textile Waste Bricks
Material categories:

Composite

Cement based

Identification number:

22-7359-314-a

This project aims to create a localized response to the global problem of textile waste. This brick revitalizes textile waste and transforms it into a …

Bamboo brick
Rammed Earth Bamboo Powder Brick
Material categories:

Soil / Soil based (organic/mineral)

Plant / Plant based

Identification number:

22-0000-312-a

The hexagonal brick comprises five layers of compacted clay and bamboo powder (mix 1:1). With a thickness of 4cm, the brick weighs only 190g-210g. To …

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