cape chair by nendo for OFFECCT at stockholm furniture fair 2013 cape chair by nendo for OFFECCT at stockholm furniture fair 2013
feb 06, 2013

cape chair by nendo for OFFECCT at stockholm furniture fair 2013

cape chair by nendo for OFFECCT at stockholm furniture fair 2013all images courtesy OFFECCT

 

 

 

nendo/ oki sato is the guest of honour at the stockholm furniture fair 2013 where swedish company OFFECCT presents the first prototypes of  japanese designer’s ‘cape’ chair, with ultra-thin dimensions of legs and a very low overall weight. its seat shell shape gives the illusion of a cape spread over a frame. experimentation to obtain a very low weight was made possible by a collaboration between offecct and swedish steel AB  in the development of new steel materials.

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sneak preview at the offecct presentation image © designboom

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cape in progress – another detailimage © designboom

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