johanna dehio: working title johanna dehio: working title
oct 21, 2010

johanna dehio: working title

‘working title’ collection by johanna dehio ‘hockerbank’ stool and bench

berlin-based designer johanna dehio explores the expressive side of makeshift objects with her collection, ‘working title’. the line of products test the notion of improvisation, perfection vs. imperfection, participation and play in the design of objects we encounter everyday. the resulting collection, comprised of four furniture-types, is a series of drafts describing a feeling of openness and ease.

‘hockerbank’ is inspired by makeshift seating. comprised of several stools and a plank with corresponding round cut-outs, they can be combined to form a bench. likewise, a round table can be transformed in to a long table to accommodate a larger group of users.

stools combine with a plank to become a bench form




consisting of metal stool and chair frames, ‘drahtbank’ can be reconfigured with any flat material–planks, boards, old wooden panels, etc.–to a number of different seating-table variation.

wooden planks slot into the wire frame stools to create different variations of chairs, benches and tables


‘wandwinkel’, composed of a sideboard and mirror, requires only a wall to support itself.

sideboard and mirror stands with the support of a wall

‘kleiderstiele’ coat hanger

in a similar manner, ‘kleiderstiele’ is a series of singular coat hangers that requires no mounting; just a wall to lean against.


‘working title’ collection

johanna dehio

  • You rock!

    Ludwig says:
  • fantastic.

    dieter says:
  • wow, its kewll!!!

    paslah says:
  • i fell in love with the hockerbank – A+

    max says:
  • hockerbank is amazing! is it available for sale?

    Genevieve says:
  • the bench is nice
    the coat hanger is a deja vu …
    nendo/sasae, isaac yi chen/coatrack …

    noes' says:

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