floris wubben: bird nest chair
floris wubben: bird nest chair floris wubben: bird nest chair
nov 01, 2011

floris wubben: bird nest chair

‘eyrie chair’ by floris wubben

always fascinated by natural architectural structures, dutch designer floris wubben references the formal shape of a bird’s nest in the development of his ‘eyrie chair’. steam-bent ash has been used to create the seating object’s craddling form, with the connections between the curved slats made by an ash pin and wood glue. the structural supporting frame is formed by large wooden branches.

steam-bent slats form the curved seating

3/4 view

  • looks interesting….but..is this only for birds???..

    luisEfe80 says:
  • no, it’s for tigers too

    stucazz says:
  • Superb stuff! I love it – its contextual, textural, recyclable, recycling, witty and clever. I stand and applaud!

    Nicholas Chandler says:
  • um. is it comfortable? it really does not look comfy.

    yabori says:
  • more of a show piece than actual chair. can’t possibly be sat in for more then 5 minutes without a trip to the chiropractor…but very cool nonetheless

    OmarMagoo says:

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