Blok Wschodni /Eastern Block is a set of paper minimize-out fashions representing numerous modernist buildings in Warsaw, Poland. The collection has been created by Hispano-Polish graphic design studio Zupagrafika and is made up of iconic examples of practical architecture within the Polish capital (Rotunda PKO), some much less basic buildings, nevertheless, acquainted to the town dwellers (Za Zelazna Brama district, Smolna H road, Mokotow), in addition to “Wielka Plyta” prefab blocks from the outskirts (Tarchomin and Pulawska districts).
The collection is eco-pleasant as it’s created from one hundred% recycled paper and cardboard. The buildings illustrating paper objects are all hand-drawn. Every merchandise features a brief technical word informing concerning the architects, yr of development and actual location. The most important concept behind the gathering is an try at understanding the town from its outskirts in the direction of the centre and viewing it from a reverse perspective, in addition to emphasizing the equally vital position each the nameless and really recognizable architecture has obtained in shaping the town`s id. The full assortment is edited and distributed by Zupagrafika and may be ordered on-line from their website or bought in bookshops and idea shops round Poland. Photos and knowledge offered by way of e-mail by Zupagrafika