arthur bodolec: jack
 
arthur bodolec: jack
apr 29, 2010

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec with his ‘jack’ chair

french product designer arthur bodolec has created ‘jack’, a stool that can be brought to ‘life’ through a simple touch. imagining a world where objects can be woken up, given life and take form to express themselves, ‘jack’ is the first in a series of designs that transforms from an inert stool to a full functioning chair.

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack ‘jack’ in stool mode

arthur bodolec: jack applying pressure to the center of the stool allows the surrounding panels to raise

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack

arthur bodolec: jack sketch demonstrating the functionality of ‘jack’

arthur bodolec: jack second generation of ‘jack’ furniture

based on its predecessor, the second generation of ‘jack’ furniture takes the form of a flower whose petals raise upon sitting.

arthur bodolec: jack

  • the only problem I see is that you can not rest your back as a normal chair, because the torque produced in the back is too small

    r_romeo
  • Soooo great job Arthur!!! That´s a design spirit!
    Waitin´for the flower one… really love it!!

    Whisper
  • nice job!

    mmaryl
  • hhhe is so amazing……flower power

    anuszka
  • Awesome job man, keep it coming ! 🙂

    Tom H
  • thanks you Young ! I miss you too, really !
    Im in Italia, and yes, I am enjoying it !

    arthur
  • thank you !
    a nice [url=http://vimeo.com/11238808] video [/url] is available on Vimeo.

    arthur
  • Hey! Really cool!
    We all miss you. Hope you enjoy Spain!

    YoungKim
  • amazing

    cleminou c.
  • awesome !!!!!!!!!!

    Quentin

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