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When a Group of Chairs become a Bench…..

Posted in furniture design, interior design with tags , , , on November 5, 2008 by anonimiss

Jo Nagasaka of Schemata Architecture has designed this unique bench. Its actually six chairs bound together by a plank of wood running through on top. The designer says – “A chair+ a (duck-legged) chair+ a chair+ a chair+ a chair+ a chair ⇒ a bench.”  Now, that’s a real interesting way to perceive a bench. Sort of in the lines of my earlier post – 100 Chairs in 100 Days. I like!

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Missing Chairs…..Missig Links

Posted in furniture design, interior design with tags , , , , on September 10, 2008 by anonimiss

The ‘Missing Chairs’ by nobodyandco is quite intriguing. The concept for the chairs was born from the idea that “the chair never lives alone but is nearly always part of a greater object: the chairs”.  Missing Chairs is a collection of seven chairs, each one different from the other, with which it is also possible to obtain angular compositions and a bench. And an optical illusion around the table. May not be the most comfortable chairs to sit on, but an interesting idea nevertheless…..