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    Sale 2119

    Contemporary Design

    8 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    RON ARAD (b. 1951)

    'PAVED WITH GOOD INTENTIONS' A UNIQUE MIRROR-POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL LOW TABLE, 2005

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    RON ARAD (b. 1951)
    'Paved with Good Intentions' A Unique Mirror-Polished Stainless Steel Low Table, 2005
    executed by Ron Arad Associates, London
    14½ in. (37 cm.) high, 86 in. (218.5 cm.) wide, 57 in. (144.8 cm.) deep
    marked 12 RArad 2005


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    The present table was part of an installation by Ron Arad presented by the Barry Friedman Gallery at the Design Miami show. The installation consisted of 69 unique tables of organic shape, which covered the floor and walls, forming a labyrinth that created an experience of sensory illusion for the viewer.

    Exhibited

    Barry Friedman Gallery, Paved with Good Intentions, December 2005, Design Miami, Miami.