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Nominated for Unique Youngstar Design Contest at spoga+gafa 2013: Black Dogs by Yves Verhaegen

15 design projects by young talents are nominated for the unique youngstar award 2013. The theme of this year’s competition is “outdoor living”.

The nominated projects will be exhibited at the international garden trade fair spoga+gafa in Cologne, from September 8th to 10th. Between now and spoga+gafa we will introduce the nominees in the garden unique category of this blog.

Black Dogs

  • By: Yves Verhaegen
  • Material: Expanded polystyrol and epoxy resin, casted polyurethane, woven polypropylene bag
  • Size: 150 x 38 x 28 cm
  • Website: iviv.be

Black dogs were created to transform bin bags into modern pets. Lying on the belly the bag remains sealed and will not tear. Black Dogs consists of a bag of woven PP and a casted PU ‘necklace’. Used to hide a bin bag or as a bag for easy composting.

The winners of the competition will be announced in Hall 10.2 of the koelnmesse in Cologne on September 8th 2013 at 5 p.m. during the unique hour event. There will be three prizes awarded by a jury and an audience award which will be determined by online vote at gardenunique.de/youngstars.

 

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