The Video Game Console 1985
name: The Video Game Console 1985
material: Custom concrete mixture
author: REGULAR CONCRETE
design: Peter Baran
The best selling video game console of its time. It helped to revitalize the almost extinct gaming industry in the mid-80s by allowing third-party developers to anticipate.
The first of RADICAL series represents concrete sculptures inspired by objects which shaped generations and left an undeniable impact. The design and ideas they represent are a concrete-solid part of our history, it can now be said literally. All of the objects were mass produced and offered more than just a plain fulfillment of basic needs. They represented statuses, mindsets and desires of their owners, deeply attached to their geographic location and social status.