using a more industrial approach and aesthetics than that in his organic wooden series for gallery FUMI, berlin-based designer lukas wegwerth has developed the III+1 connector system. made to build structures from furniture to architecture, the system has already been used in projects such as the collaborative production workshop, designed together with atelier LUMA and ooze architects; STUDIOLOLS  in palazzo clerici during last year’s milan design week, created in collaboration with atelier luma and dutch collective cookies; and the 4th istanbul design biennial, a school of schools.

lukas wegwerth develops III+1 connector system for structures from furniture to architectureimage courtesy of lukas wegwerth

header image and other images of the stage for the LUMA foundation, courtesy of lukas wegwerth via open structures



the III+1 system allows a vast amount of applications, while its elements can be produced and adopted locally to save logistics and energy. together with atelier LUMA and ooze, lukas wegwerth built the collaborative production workshop, a space structured and defined by modular elements such as shelves, tables and spaces, all utilizing III+1 as their scaffolding system. easy to shift and restructure, the flexible system can adapt to different needs and create different working environments.

lukas wegwerth develops III+1 connector system for structures from furniture to architectureimage of the collaborative production workshop at LUMA arles, via ooze architects



STUDIOLOLS, the installation designed by cookies in collaboration with atelier luma, also utilizes III+1 as its construction system. placed at palazzo clerici during the 2018 milan design week, the project comprised a collection of inhabitable structures, where different materials were tested within a frame built on the III+1.

lukas wegwerth develops III+1 connector system for structures from furniture to architecture

images of STUDIOLOLS by marco cappelletti (DSL studio), via cookies




project info:



name: III+1 connector system

designer: lukas wegwerth

collaborators: atelier luma, ooze architects, cookies

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