new york design week 2008: johnny swing new york design week 2008: johnny swing
may 20, 2008

new york design week 2008: johnny swing

vermont-based designer johnny swing displayed his series of furniture pieces made from actual coins at this year’s ICFF. his ‘nickel couch’ uses 7,000 nickels welded together with 35,000 welds. the couch is supported with a metal rod base that is extremely re-enforced. other pieces in the coin series include an easy chair, side chair and a bowl. swing also creates other pieces of furniture and sculptural works.

http://www.johnnyswing.com

 

 

  • someone has not enough “dime” in their hand!

    betterdesginneedsme says:
  • Cool but where are the rooms you did?

    Damaris Dickens says:
  • well it’s certainly cat proof…i love it!

    mark says:

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