Archive for the ‘chair’ category

Gelebtes Holz by Tom Thiel

January 25th, 2013

Visible became a conceptual object with everyday values. The western cultures tend to make distinctions and judgements about this point, that elsewhere do not exist. Many African tools, so called “ritual objects” will be regarded as the more precious, the more they have been in use.

Fractal Collection by Nicole Tomazi

December 23rd, 2012

Armchair, table and shelving system. Developed by the study of fractal geometry. A meeting between design, mathematics and nature.

Splinter by Nendo for Conde House

December 20th, 2012

Japanese design studio Nendo have created the Splinter collection for Conde House. Each piece has the appearance of being splintered with wood that is peeling away from itself. A furniture collection designed for CONDE HOUSE, a manufacturer based in Japan’s famous Asahikawa wooden furniture region.

Craft Oriented Design project by Rami Tareef for Gaga & Design

November 19th, 2012

The project was born of my desire to create by embracing the truth of the material. A designer’s desire to explore, to engage in trial and error, to learn, to know and to produce something new − via the sole agency of his thinking hands.

Fishline chair by Nendo

November 9th, 2012

We wound fishing line tightly around all the surfaces of a wooden chair to give it a new luster and fine unevenness, the fishing line was dyed before use, allowing it to function like a kind of varnish, bringing the wood grain to life while adding color.

Pelt chair by Benjamin Hubert for De La Espada

October 26th, 2012

Pelt is a plywood skinned chair with solid ash frame.

FURM furniture collection by Peveto

September 23rd, 2012

Peveto, a fine art resource management company presents the FURM Furniture collection of repurpoused shipping crates – used fine art shipping crates, that otherwise would have gone to a landfill, are transformed into stylish functional furniture.

LLSTOL multi-functional lounge chair

September 12th, 2012

It is a very simple, elegant and multi-functional lounge chair. It consist of two identically “L” shaped elements that can be easily folded and stored in a small space. You can also assemble small table or bench and with more elements even a bookshelves or some kind of landscape.

IRIS collection by DIZAJNO

September 11th, 2012

Company DIZAJNO comes to the market with another non-traditional piece of furniture. The IRIS collection inspired by the shape of the rainbow lent the sofa and the chair its gently rounded shape and 7 colours.

Layer Chair by Jorrit Taekema

September 7th, 2012

Dutch designer Jorrit Taekema has created the Layer Chair to represent his views on the future of the production of furniture that will use new sustainable materials.

Levity chaise-lounge by Lakos Dániel & Zsanett Benedek

August 27th, 2012

The chaise-lounge is composed of a 12 mm thick birch plywood and 12 mm thick birch rods. Although the plywood shell is quite thin, there are twenty legs supporting it. The wooden rods are attached firmly in the drilled holes. This simple construction is lightweight and surprisingly sturdy.

Engineering Temporality furniture by Tuomas Markunpoika Tolvanen

August 22nd, 2012

The vanishing of the original objects is done with fire; a primordial force used as a method for recreating the original object. The object goes through a horrific physical transformation and a metaphysical bond between the object and memories is forged into existence.

PLOT seating by osko + deichmann

August 10th, 2012

PLOT is a spatial seating landscape for a very wide range of use. Inspired by cascaded formations in nature, it provides multiple sitting positions. The unique way of connecting and arranging the identical modules makes it the perfect solution for any space or situation, be it an university setting, a hotel lobby or an airport.

Shell Lounge Chair W.01 by Branca-Lisboa

July 25th, 2012

The W.01 is inspired both by formal and structural biological references. The structure appears to be a shell natural development and it’s form evolves like a natural body composed by vertebra and spine, working as natural force and weight distribution.

Orbital chair by Christophe Pillet for Modus

July 14th, 2012

The Orbital chair is a striking lounge chair designed by Christophe Pillet, It is made from a fiberglass outer shell which has an upholstered interior, creating a relaxing seat.

paq chair by Géza Csire

July 12th, 2012

A unique piece of design that is comfortable, fun and amazingly practical for all types of living spaces. While it accessorizes your home, it also functions as the perfect solution for your overnight guest accomodation. Stylish and comfortable, paq chair consists of a mattress, a changeable textile cover and a cylindrical drum that serves as a bedside table and hides the bed sheet.

Mutation Series furniture by Maarten De Ceulaer

May 31st, 2012

The pieces in this series look like they weren’t made by hands, but have grown to their present form organically. They might be the result of a mutation in cells, or the result of a chemical or nuclear reaction.

Superheroes by Glimpt Studio for Cappellini

May 3rd, 2012

A family of seating furniture, where the large stool can also be used as a table. Threads are rolled around a tubing that is attached to a metal frame, this process originates from a Vietnamese technique where paper thread is rolled around seagrass to make small bowls.

Prouvé RAW furniture – The G-Star RAW Crossover with Vitra

April 27th, 2012

Prouvé RAW – The G-Star RAW Crossover with Vitra continues. On April 18th, 2012 G-Star RAW and Vitra will launch the next Prouvé RAW furniture collection including the new iconic Anthony chair at Salone del Mobile, Milan. The Prouvé RAW collection is a respectful reinterpretation of furniture pieces originally designed by French modernist Jean Prouvé.

The Shuka Collection by Claudia Kießling

March 21st, 2012

The isiZulu word “Shuka” means “to use something for a very long time and all the time”. This word reflects perfectly the requirements I had for this furniture collection, which is inspired by the indigenous people of South Africa: the collection is supposed to be of high quality and timeless design. It contains of four different pieces of furniture.