christophe pillet: pulp for kristalia
 
christophe pillet: pulp for kristalia christophe pillet: pulp for kristalia
jun 01, 2011

christophe pillet: pulp for kristalia

‘pulp’ by christophe pillet for kristalia
all images courtesy of kristalia

paris-based designer christophe pillet has developed a seating structure that flows from a single surface,
moulded according to the shapes of the body. entitled the ‘pulp’ chair, the cantilevered polypropylene form has been
developed for italian furniture kristalia. the design is easy to clean, resistant to wear and stackable,
making it ideal for use in the contract furnishing sector and community areas.


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christophe pillet with a ‘pulp’ chair before finishing


making measurements and adjustments


production process


the chair inside the mould


scale models

  • reminds me of aiislingers recently publicated hemp chair

    donno says:
  • aha! the new pantone chair

    rio says:
  • Does anybody know what material the prototype is made of? It looks like 3D-printed puzzle pieces?

    c says:
  • @donno: aisslingers hemp chair reminds me of the pulp chair…
    Or best: both chairs remind me of the Panton chair…

    CBD says:
  • Werner Aisslinger would be proud.

    Guybrush says:
  • ahhh…

    but you can not lay a Panton chair on it’s side!

    is that not tres important?

    (take my word for it – I just tried it w/ one of mine)

    dbkii says:
  • Designed acording to the shapes of bodys?

    one step further was Mr. Novembre with his chairs
    [url=http://www.bonluxat.com/a/fabio-novembre-him-and-her-chair.html] HIM and HER[/url]!

    fabio novembre says:
  • I quite like the more angular form of Pillet’s version.

    cubed says:

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