A really Funno piece for the modern desktop. The Beyond Object Funno Pencil Sharpener is at once a functional pencil sharpener and a fluidly designed paperweight. It is made out of a single solid block of metal that is hand polished to a mirror-like finish. The result is solid and minimalist, yet with a mysterious sense of movement.
What meaning is there beyond an object’s physical form? It is that question that London-based designer Beyond Object continually explores in its creation of contemporary tabletop and desk accessories. In reinterpreting an item’s function, materials and/or symbolism, each Beyond Object design is reduced down to its most pure—yet exquisitely beautiful--form, making it a prime example of sculptural minimalism.
The Funno Pencil Sharpener is available with the following:
- Item: Height 2.4", Diameter 2"
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