WE ARE NOW ON A HIATUS FROM SHOPKEEPING. THINGS NEED TO BE SOLVED, SO WE ARE TAKING TIME TO THINK. THE COOPER HEWITT SHOP IS LARGELY SOLD OUT OF OUR THINGS BUT HAVE SOME ON THEIR WEBSITE ONLY. BELOW IS OUR ARCHIVE OF ALL THE OBJECTS WE HAVE EVER FOUND. WRITE US IF YOU NEED US AT: INFO@KIOSKKIOSK.COM WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU.
14" x 23"
Steel & Poly-fiber
I first noticed this doormat
at Noda Horo -
they make our white storage containers.
We visited and admired their assembly line,
in their compact and amazingly functional factory with the
tiny house structures that the products hung from and their
long furnace which burned bright red. When I looked at it I
kept repeating to myself, "Holy Smoke."
The doormat was not made by them nor nearby.
But somehow, like me, someone found it and placed it at their
I looked at it and thought of our neon
as the pattern is much the same
and considered how both things are at entrances.
Mr. Horo took us for soba in the countryside
and Marco learned how the owner makes dashi.
So many things behind one doormat