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    A chair named after the main character of Kafka's Metamorphosis: GREGOR. Consisting of the elemental components of an ordinary chair, the legs, s… Read More
    A chair named after the main character of Kafka's Metamorphosis: GREGOR. Consisting of the elemental components of an ordinary chair, the legs, seat and backrest, loosely held together by socket hinges it is unable to retain its form and fails under its own weight. Read Less
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A Chair Called GREGOR
 
In architecture and design the notion of technology has attained a canonical status whereas its display seems to take precedence to its use. Perhaps this inescapable predicament is the precondition in which the discourse strives for the vitality of an epoch, in this sense technology is a double edged sword, a facilitator and an impediment.  Our submission to the St. Etienne Design Bienale named after the main character of Kafka's Metamorphosis who under the burden of modern exigencies is unable to retain his form and is distorted to a deplorable creature, " A Chair Called Gregor " consisting of the elemental components of an ordinary chair, the legs, seat and backrest, loosely held together by socket hinges is unable to retain its form and fails under its own weight.