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apr 21, 2013

XXXX_ transformable furniture system by yuya ushida

‘XXXX_’ transformable furniture system by yuya ushida




designer yuya ushida has developed ‘XXXX_’ a transformable furniture system made of four components in different lengths,rings and joints. when put together, the assembly becomes more than just the sum of parts. in a synergetic manner, the furniture expands and contracts as needed. sofas, stools, tables and benches can be created from the eight different elements within the building kit–this modular system offering endless furniture possibilities.


editor’s note: designboom been following the development of the ‘XXXX_’ furniture series since 2011 when it was first conceived as a sofa. see the first iterations and development process of the seating concept here.



XXXX_sofa chair



building up an ‘XXXX_’ piece of furniturevideo courtesy of yuya ushida





eight elements for construction



playing with ‘XXXX_’ components



playing with XXXX_





design of the year 2012





XXXX_ with man



the ‘XXXX_stool’ in context–easily transportable for use in all social situations



designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

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