jaime hayon chair for &tradition
 
jaime hayon chair for &tradition jaime hayon chair for &tradition
may 24, 2012

jaime hayon chair for &tradition

chair by jaime hayon for andtradition

 

 

 

spanish artist and designer jaime hayon has created a chair for copenhagen-based furniture company &tradition. the organic body is carved from wood, reflecting the forms of the human body for an ergonomic seat. the arms extend from the back, doubling as both a rest and a support. although the shell can be left exposed, the chair can also be upholstered in kvadrat wool or leather. the legs are customizable, either in steel or wood, with a range of different available shapes depending on the situation for which the seating object is intended.

view of the curved body from the front and side

checking the shell’s shape image © rasmus heide

sanding done the wooden shell image © rasmus heide

cleaning the body  image © rasmus heide

tracing the form of the chair  image © rasmus heide

rendering

combination of fabrics, materials and leg forms available

concept sketch

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