This is listed as Corten steel and signed "Serrano Fajardo." A quick search shows that corten steel is a kind of rusted building material, but the other name reveals nothing. Gorgeous and infinitely useable.
A 17 foot tall screen made from birchwood hexagons woven with colorful twine greets you as you enter the FloatHouse in Vancouver. Designed by the office of mcfarlane biggar architects + designers (omb).
Egg shell art - Art by Anca Gray. "hundreds of egg shells, broken down just so, into thousands of pieces, painted delicately with layers of acrylic paint, fitted together like a giant puzzle for which i lacked the solution.
They will never find it in their hearts to spend money on something unique and beautiful. Hammered metals, marble, stone, fabric textures will all be dismissed in favor of cheap linoleum and off white paint.