mukomelov mimics aerodynamic blimp form in zeppelin sofa mukomelov mimics aerodynamic blimp form in zeppelin sofa
jan 16, 2014

mukomelov mimics aerodynamic blimp form in zeppelin sofa

mukomelov mimics aerodynamic blimp form in zeppelin sofa
all images courtesy of mukomelov



influenced by german inventor ferdinand zeppelin’s airship forms, ukranian design studio mukomelov has translated them into a comfortable sofa. bringing an element of air travel to the living room, the image of a flying blimp is evident in the furniture’s outline. despite the fact that the framework for the piece refers to aerodynamic structures, the soft lining and internal filler create a soft and relaxing place to sit.


the shape of the sofa is based on ferdinand zeppelin’s airship forms


side view of the sofa


back view of the blimp-looking sofa


the zeppelin sofa brings an element of air travel to the living room


image of the zeppelin macon



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