Lumot on Redbubble now too with a new design inspired by growing mycelium in a petri dish. And as before on Society6.
Mycelium forms suede-like furniture by Sebastian Cox and Ninela Ivanova Great mycelium pieces from an old friend of mine, Ninela Ivanova and furniture designer Sebastian Cox. Ninela has been working with fungus for ages and a few years ago even proposed using mould in fashion – both as a material and using it for dying.
Yesterday I attended session 2 of 3 of the Mycelium Materials workshop at Genspace, New York. Think of mycelium as the roots of a plant (if fungi were plants) and the mushroom you see sprouting out of the ground as the fruit. This mesh of hyphae can be grown into almost any shape imaginable, assume […]