culdesac: welding wood
 
culdesac: welding wood culdesac: welding wood
feb 22, 2010

culdesac: welding wood

‘welding wood’ stool with caned seating

spanish design studio culdesac has designed ‘welding wood’ a collection of furniture for bars and restaurants. the project revives two different traditional furniture production techniques: lathe joined wood and steam bentwood. culdesac has combined the two methods to generate their own technique ‘welding wood’ which is defined when two pieces of wood connect. where they meet, the section of the wood increases and once this is done the wood is curved to achieve the structure and functionality of the stools and tables. the lathe work is no longer used for aesthetic purposes only, but also as a structural provider.

‘welding wood’ stools with caned seating

‘welding wood’ stools with caned seating

detail

detail of the lathe joined and steam bentwood

‘welding wood’ stool with mesh seating

top view of ‘welding wood’ stools with mesh seating

‘welding wood’ stool with mesh seating

‘welding wood’ table with wooden top

‘welding wood’ tables

‘welding wood’ collection

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