Editor’s Pick: “Table Fights 2012” (The Providence Phoenix, 08/16/12)

TABLE FIGHTS

As we’ve noted, thousands of press releases have crossed the 8 Days desk in the last three centuries, but this is the first time we’ve seen the phrase “furniture performance art event.”

Said event is Table Fights 2012, which features “fully automated, remote-controlled” tables that face off for “ultimate supremacy in a splinter-thirsty showdown of furniture mayhem.”

The brilliant diversion was hatched in 2007 by three grad students in RISD’s Furniture Design program; bouts have taken place in New York, Boston, and at RISD.

Read the full post at The Providence Phoenix »


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