chairs made from noise: noize chair by estudio guto requena chairs made from noise: noize chair by estudio guto requena
nov 10, 2012

chairs made from noise: noize chair by estudio guto requena

‘noize chair collection’ by guto requena image © estudio guto requena

 

 

são paulo-based designer guto requena presented two collections for the sao paulo design weekend. the first was the ‘noize chair’ which takes the sounds of the city and mashes them with iconic post-modern seats to create a new hybrid piece. the process showcases how the advancement of technology can be used to develop new forms of furniture blurring the lines of art and science.

 

 

process of creating the piece image © estudio guto requena

 

 

carlos motta hybrid image © estudio guto requena

 

 


video © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

image © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

sérgio rodrigues hybrid chair image © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

 

 

image © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

 

‘once upon a time’ vase collection by guto requena image © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

for his second collection ‘once upon a time’, requena looks at storytelling as a theme of exploration. the vases are composed of four narratives which were told by his grandmother when he was a child. the outline of the pieces are the dynamics of her voice as she told the tales. her speech was recorded and then transposed into a single line which was then given to a glass blower to create the final form.

 

 

image © estudio guto requena

 

 

 


video © estudio guto requena

 

 

 

 

process of creating the pieces image © estudio guto requena

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