Archive for the ‘chair’ category

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.

Caterpillar Chair – reused cardboard modular chair by Wiktoria Szawiel

March 17th, 2012

The idea was to create a structure made out of cardboard. I have decided to use cardboard because it is totally recyclable, and reusable material – to make model I used only cardboard that I have found on the street

Rapunzel armchair by Kenneth Cobonpue

March 6th, 2012

Settle into Rapunzel and let a story emerge from beneath the fine wool braids or escape from the castle to the outdoors using acrylic fabric.

Cyborg chair by Marcel Wanders for Magis

March 3rd, 2012

Dutch designer Marcel Wanders has recently collaborated on yet another product for the Italian plastic furniture specialists, Magis.

Alma armchair by Nacho Lavernia & Alberto Cienfuegos for KOO

February 22nd, 2012

Alma looks for a new composition and a different relationship between the elements of an armchair. The result, two volumes that can combine different colours and materials. This enables the use of Alma in different areas: indoor, with fully upholstered version “Alma in and out with “Alma Out”, the result of a novel combination in outdoor furniture; polyethylene fabric.

Blush lounge chair by Sofie Brünner

February 15th, 2012

BLUSH is a unique lounge chair that aims at stimulating the senses. Working from the concept of haptic design (design that stimulate the sense of touch), BLUSH has a contrasting and playful appearance that invites the user to explore the materials, construction and comfortability.

Ondule Chair by Mattis Esnault

February 13th, 2012

Showstopping bright Onduel Chair is the eye-catching work of designer Mattis Esnault.

Xalcharo chair collection by KMP

January 31st, 2012

Great attention to detail along with unparallel craftsmanship is combined to create these electric patterns. Carefully fitted and hand stitched to perfection : an application performed by experience upholsters to transform these pieces; to works of art.

Artisan Coffee interior & furniture by Liquidesign , London

January 21st, 2012

Liquidesign design consultants have just finished working on their most recent project to design and build a cafe restaurant in Putney, London for Artisan Coffee. The brief was to design an entire cafe around liquidesign’s Splice stool.

Recession Chair by Tjep.

January 6th, 2012

Receding is the act of withdrawing and diminishing. We were interested in exploring the visual impact of receding in relation to a design object. We took an Ikea mass produced chair and started sanding it to the finest possible version.

Hex Chair by Michael Young

December 4th, 2011

Artwork or a chair? The question you are left with after seeing Hex Chair designed by Michael Young, whose creation varies from silver to black and white.