The joint effort pays homage to the beautiful piece and updates it with an array of new features, making for a “functional art” piece that acts as a statement work in any modern space. A few updates to the design include a SM3 shaver and T1 toaster. Balancing a retro design with a modern appeal, the stereo unit is meant to be installed into the wall, where the all-chrome body appears to float.
To promote the collaborative work and highlight the impressive sound qualities offered by the unit, Braun and Abloh released a film that features an 80-minute remix track created by Abloh and The Chopstars, a team of sound designers who are based out of Houston.
Image Credit: Braun / Virgil Abloh
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