mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table
mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table
sep 17, 2012

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table

gradient mashrabiya table by mischer’traxler

commissioned by carwan gallery, vienna-based studio mischer’traxler has colllaborated with an expert lebanese woodworker to re-define the constructive system of the traditional mashrabiyas – delicate wooden window screens often found in middle eastern architecture. by lathing 650 small oak components, the sideboard table showcases a highly crafted gradient of rectangular slats of refined decorative elements. from this, the project exposes the intricate detaling involved in the production process with a complex network of unique wooden sections.

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table gradient mashrabiya intricate detailing

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table over 600 wooden oak components

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table component detail variation

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table measurement and construction process

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table laying out the configured mashrabiya gradient

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table lathed wooden component plans

mischer'traxler: gradient mashrabiya table construction and assembly

  • Incredibly beautiful handmade design

    Ross says:
  • intricate, but i dont think I want to lean and daydream on that table

    mara says:
  • Is it cheap enough for Joe Average? – No.
    Can you stand on it to replace the curtains? – No.
    Can you lay a piece of paper on it and write on that using a pen? – No.

    Then… why?

    Z says:
  • inspiring, transcends time, well done on all aspects of design, art and industry

    Masmano says:

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