How to make Fire from ICE

Design by Haim Parnas – “Domestic Hunter”

Inspiration video

Designers video
Rawhide was once an important material that served man in the making of objects; today, it is
barely used whilst the knowledge of its production is not so common. I thought to myself how to
work with rawhide for this exhibition, as I was looking to match the moment of amazement I got
from the film of starting a fire using a chunk of ice.

The tools for the domestic hunter are made from the only commonly available source of rawhide:
molded dog bones. In this project, the rawhide molded “bone” that serves as a reminder of the pray
for the domesticated dog is now in our hands. The skin of an animal is used to kill another animal.

    Photo by Chelin Miller

Beijing design week exhibition

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