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300,000 aluminum cans, recycled and cast into cracked clay, form a pavilion for an arts festival on NYC's Governors Island this summer.
300,000 aluminum cans, recycled and cast into cracked clay, form a pavilion for an arts festival on NYC's Governors Island this summer.
300,000 aluminum cans, recycled and cast into cracked clay, form a pavilion for an arts festival on NYC's Governors Island this summer.
261 backers pledged $31,448 to help bring this project to life.

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    Cast & Place Pavilion Thank You Email

    We'll send you a personalized email with a high-resolution image of the Cast & Place pavilion. Your name will be added to the list of project supporters. Show some love to a project that's focused on the future of our environment and community.

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    Cast & Place Pavilion Postcard

    We'll mail you a postcard, with an image of the Cast & Place pavilion, signed by the designers. Get a message from our near future where we re-imagine what's possible with waste.

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    Cast & Place Pop-Up Model

    We'll mail you a pop-up postcard model of the pavilion signed by the designers. Separate, fold, and attach the crack pattern panels to see the pavilion come to life.

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    Cast & Place Aluminum Ingot

    A beautiful, rugged ingot cast from 20 recycled aluminum cans with "C&P", the Cast & Place monogram, embossed in its surface. It's about more than just the ingot: you'll also be funding our experiments to find the best methods for melting and casting aluminum cans.

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    Crack-Pattern Tile

    A 4" x 4" crack-pattern tile cast from aluminum cans. Use it as a coaster or a decorative piece of art. It's up to you.

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    Cast & Place Book

    A visual diary of the Cast & Place pavilion. Get the inside scoop on the design, fabrication, installation and celebration of this unique project! We'll add your name to the acknowledgements. Every book signed by the designers.

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    Come See a Casting with the Designers

    You and a guest will be invited to the Grounds for Sculpture in Hamilton, New Jersey for a casting session with the designers. Watch us make a pavilion panel using our unique cracked earth mold process. You'll receive a piece we cast that night.

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    10" x 10" Crack Casting

    A 10" x 10" piece cut from one of our prototype castings. Each one will have a unique crack pattern. It can be a piece of art, a trivet, a stepping stone in your garden. Be creative and don't forget to share all the brilliant ways you use your piece.

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    Crack-Cast Stool

    A 20" x 20" stool cut from one of the final panels. We'll provide the legs. Add a sheet of tempered glass to turn your stool into a beautiful end-table.

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    Crack-Cast Bench

    A 20" x 40" bench cut from one of the final panels. We'll provide the legs.

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    Cast & Place Pavilion Panel

    One of 36 unique panels that will make up the Cast & Place pavilion on Governors Island. Each panel is 20" wide and 10' long. When the summer is over, we will disassemble the pavilion and send you one of the panels.

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