Xufa Marmol Bowl

by Sarah Viguer Spain

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XUFA MARMOL is a bowl prototype made of chufa residue colored with natural dye (charcoal and chalk).

After the chufa is crushed to make the orxata (popular beverage in Valencia, Spain), an important amount of waste is left aside. Chufa residues are usually left on the fields to serve as mold and fertilizer. Xufa Proceso aims to use some of this raw material for future design materials and daily objects, a way of achieving a sustainable and bio-degradable fabrication process. Partnering with local farmers and local orchateros, it reclaims Valencian heritage, betting on the many possibilities that new appropriations of the chufa waste can offer. The project develops a range of new materials and original textures, which will be turned into a collection of objects.

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I am a textile / material / object designer. I live and work between Marseille (France) and Valencia (Spain). My research focuses on textiles, local craftsmanship, eco-designed materials and project methods from cultural and disciplinary intersections. I collaborate with many artisans to develop production scenarios based on an exploration of raw material. I am also founder of Xufa Proceso (a design initiative based in Valencia, with the objective of exploring eco waste from xufa roots agriculture), design lecturer at the Marseille School of Design and consultant in design anthropology (French Development Agency, International Trade Board of Madagascar, Cerfav).
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