Blended material by Tom van Soest Second life for old construction material. His blender grinds glass, bricks, concrete and even entire sinks into powder. By baking the powders in a specific mix at a high temperature, new stone-like materials are created with which you can build again: Blended Materials. Van Soest conducted many experiments to find the right mixture, shape and heating process. 'Trial bakes' show an enormous variety in color and texture.
A detail of one of Louis Henri Sullivan's cast and wrought iron elevator enclosures that were created for his Chicago Stock Exchange Building (1893), Victoria and Albert Museum, London, photographed by Jeff Stvan. via Diorama Sky on flickr