A student project by Re-Activist studio's John Chia has been featured on Arch Reporter.
The project responds to issues of a throw away society .The Upcycler’s Atelier is a Creative Production Hub which re-appropriates a dilapidated site in Coventry and responds to issues of a throwaway society and rampant consumerism. The project explores symbolic and sustainable values in the craft of Up-cycling and implements the core principles of the Japanese philosophy of wabi-sabi. The proposal seeks to offer a new initiative for production and restoration which values craftsmanship and collaboration.
Read more about the project here