House Industries’ wooden horse for Hermès

House Industries has created a beautifully-crafted type-based installation for the Hermès flagship store in Tokyo

House Industries has created a beautifully-crafted type-based window installation for the Hermès flagship store in Tokyo featuring a cantering wooden horse

The windows feature interlocking House Industries letterforms cut from solid cedar wood. A carousel-style horse (detail above) has an in-built mechanism so that the piece moves in a cantering motion. An additional 12 smaller installations feature more letterforms

All images © Satoshi Asakawa, courtesy Hermès Japon



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