Tapir Chair - 2006

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  • I was initially inspired by Piano keys, specifically the way they arc and support an object placed on them.

  • Sketch Exploration

    I envisioned a system of tension cables, wooden and foam slates, that would comfortably support a person.

  • Study Models and Visualization

    Foam core experimentation with scale and 3D modelling to work out stacking mechanics. and aesthetics.
  • Scale Model

    Functional hand made scale model.