fetiche design: exo chair fetiche design: exo chair
oct 24, 2011

fetiche design: exo chair

rear view images courtesy of fetiche design studio


brazilian designers carolina armellini and paulo biancchi of fetiche design studio created the ‘exo chair’ for brazilian home design organization schuster. the piece serves as as an exoskeleton for the human being, emulating the casing of an insect. wooden triangles form the protective outer layer while the seat of the chair is fashioned from leather, and the legs from wood dowels. the ‘exo chair’ is a frame to support and protect the human form, providing a cradling space for the sitter. 


front view


underside view


preliminary model of the ‘exo chair’, front view


preliminary model, back view

test model for the piece


process for the chair concept


model of the chair seat, back view

  • amazing project from these i9ncredible brazilian designers

    gustavo aguiar says:
  • It is the same principle like the folding leather seat of the [url=https://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/11255/cornelius-comanns-bufalino.html] bufalino camper [/url]. See the ninth picture.

    ra says:
  • Stunning and irreproachable

    Marcello Guedes de Castro says:
  • to ra:
    so what???

    difriri says:

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