studio klass: foulard curved shelving system for fiam italia
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may 09, 2013
studio klass: foulard curved shelving system for fiam italia


‘foulard’ curved shelving system by studio klass for fiam italia
one of the several compositions
image © studio klass – pietro cocco

 

 

designed by milan-based studio klass for fiam italia, ‘foulard’, the glass shelving collection is conceived as a modular system allowing
for several configurations to be placed the wall. the archetype of shelves – traditionally seen in horizontal planes – are reinterpreted in
three-dimension, featuring curved surfaces formed using fiam’s advanced production technolgy that wraps to enclose objects inside.
a sequence of material deformations creates the illusion of different transparencies, which are amplified when installed as a series.

 

 


a foulard module
image © studio klass – pietro cocco

 


longer module
image © studio klass – pietro cocco

 


medium-sized module
image © studio klass – pietro cocco

 


shorter module
image © studio klass – pietro cocco

 

 


finalizing the prototype
image © studio klass

 

 


paper mock up
image © studio klass

 

 

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