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

studio klass: foulard curved shelving system for fiam italia

‘foulard’ curved shelving system by studio klass for fiam italiaone 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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