black and white chair by abhijeet kumar black and white chair by abhijeet kumar
jan 15, 2010

black and white chair by abhijeet kumar

black and white chair all images courtesy of abhijeet kumar

abhijeet kumar‘s black and white chair is constructed from bamboo. the bamboo, dendrocalamus strictus has been turned on the lathe and assembled using round tenons. the ropes used to form the seat and back support of the chair are woven from waste discarded by a t-shirt factory.

the structure of the chair has been designed so that it stackable. the seat and backrest have a gentle curve to fit the body of the sitter, emulating the comforts of an upholstered chair through simple weaving.

kumar also designed the ‘welcome chair’ which features mesh upholstery that is stretched over a frame.

front view

aerial view

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  • Really good work Abhijeet Kumar.
    I would like to work with you.

    vivek bangde,INDIA says:

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