alain berteau: instant shelving unit
alain berteau: instant shelving unit
apr 06, 2010

alain berteau: instant shelving unit

german-born belgian-based designer alain berteau will present his ‘instant shelving unit’ (I.S.U.) for belgian furniture company feld, during milan design week 2010. I.S.U. is a DIY bookshelf with a flat-pack design solution which requires no tools for assembly. the bracket components of the unit are self-opening, in which shelves are placed.

alain berteau: instant shelving unit demonstration of how to assemble I.S.U.

assembly sequence: alain berteau: instant shelving unitI.S.U. begins as a flat-pack design. its backboard base area is the same size as the four individual shelf components combined.

alain berteau: instant shelving unitdisassembling the shelves…

alain berteau: instant shelving unit the hinged bracket components of the shelf open outwards

alain berteau: instant shelving unit

alain berteau: instant shelving unit bracket supports opened

alain berteau: instant shelving unit shelf assembly

alain berteau: instant shelving unit completed I.S.U.

alain berteau: instant shelving unit I.S.U. can be arranged as one long wall unit

alain berteau: instant shelving unit‘swing’

among other products berteau will also be exhibiting ‘swing’during the week’s events. an adjustable lamp collection for belgian company aluci, ‘swing’ is made from all-aluminium frames with LEDs, and has double hinged components which allow for maneuverability. alain berteau: instant shelving unit

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