atelier takagi: simple machines
jun 24, 2010
atelier takagi: simple machines


atelier takagi is part of the japanese selection of
contemporary design production in designboom’s

curated exhibition ‘asia
now
‘, a show at dwell on design in los angeles, from june 25th – 27th,
2010.
if you’re in the area, stop by and visit us!

‘simple machines’ series

atelier takagi (jonah takagi) has designed a collection of benches, stools and tables for
new american manufacturing company mattermade. made from white ash, ‘simple machines’
is a series of customizable surfaces and legs that utilize one material and one assembly technique.
the pieces are a deliberate expression of utility, as parts are married, fasteners and components disappear.
the series flat packs for easy shipping and legs are available in two sizes and can be interchanged
according to your needs.


tall stool
11.75” x 16”


short stool
11.75” x 12”


short stool and tall square table
11.75” x 12” / 18.9” x 18.9” x 16”


short square table
18.9” x 18.9” x 12”


bench
49.5” x 11.75” x 12” or 16”


round table
30.6” x 12”or 16”

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