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Grow! is a system of connectable pencils as a new museums souvenir.
We wanted to reinterprete the most classic museums souvenir, the pencil, and bring it in a new context. By adding a connectorpiece made out of rubber at its end the pencil becomes more. It still has the function it had before, but now it becomes a decorative interieur element, by putting them together to a sculpture.
Now the visitor of the museum not only buys the pencil, but he is able to pick a piece of a fragile system - actually a part of the museum itself.
At home the collected pencils become a part of a structure of visited museums and exhibitions.
Prof. Dieter Zimmer
Jenny Großmann Simone Schramm Piotr Szpryngwald Mirko Ihrig