dan goldschmidt: memolaim dan goldschmidt: memolaim
oct 10, 2012

dan goldschmidt: memolaim

‘memolaim‘ by dan goldschmidt

israeli student at the holon institute of technology, dan goldschmidt, has created ‘memolaim’ – a collection of seating objects as a result of experimenting with fabric and polyurethane. the textile functions as a mold while at the same time the chair upholstery – where a specially stitched covering is filled with the industrial foam. the aesthetic is characterized by bold coloring and an inflated form – an outcome of exploring the opportunity for firm yet lightweight furniture through re-interpreting the use of common materials.

the design is created by filling a specially stitched textile mold with polyurethane foam 

a front view of the chairs showing two different designs

the furniture is lightweight yet firm

the concept explores the possibilities of common materials

a process image showing the designer cutting the fabric

the designer sewing the textile shell

a video showing the process of the work

  • You have a video where I can see the process?

    @designfrancisco says:
  • Amusing & cool, this fresh idea can go places.

    Albi says:
  • thank you!!
    here is a video where you can see the process.

    Dan Goldschmidt says:
  • francois azambourg did it in 1999.

    design history says:
  • very cool and new indeed…
    I say: fuck the environment!!!

    Don\’t you get classes about environmental awareness in israel?
    take some responsibility for f#ck\’s sake!

    cj says:
  • Yeah….the fact that he was outside with a GAS MASK on lets me know that this isn’t in the best interests of ANYONE including the Planet.

    Nicholaus says:
  • @Nicholaus
    Neither is the laptop you’re writing from dude. Hop off that high horse.

    OmiOmiO says:
  • Dear Nicholaus-think positive -you’ll feel better. as for Dan: great work. you are on the right path

    Ehud Oren says:

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