sunhan kwon: coffee chair sunhan kwon: coffee chair
jan 17, 2011

sunhan kwon: coffee chair

‘coffee chair’ by sunhan kwon’

‘coffee chair’ by korean designer sunhan kwon takes its name from it’s form. breaking away from the general symmetry of a chair, the seat appears like a silhouette of a coffee mug on a saucer, whose handle can be used as a hook for draping a jacket or hanging a bag. the design satisfies both elements of functional and decorative design, and is intended for use in cafés, restaurants etc.

‘coffee chair’ comes in three colors

front and back view of the ‘coffee chair’ in use

the chair is manufactured by bentek furniture and is made from european wood veneer with a painted finish. it measures 547 x 470 x 810 mm in size.

Coffee Chair from Sunhan Kwon on Vimeo.

  • Like a really bad joke.

    Niclas Andersson says:
  • not design.

    ft says:
  • NICE

    DK says:
  • this is what design should be!
    Splendid for example in a coffee bar.

    tish says:
  • A beautiful presentation for a highly criminogenic design! Police advice internationally and research by [url=http://www.designagainstcrime.com] DACRC [/url], prove that the back of the chair is among the worst places to hang your belongings in terms of vulnerability to bag theft when in out, about and in coffee bars.

    The UK Design Council and Starbucks in London Victoria are currently piloting some tasty real-world alternatives, including the [url=http://www.stopthiefchair.com] Stopthiefchair [/url] and the [url=http://www.grippaclip.com] Grippaclip [/url], that offer the customer more ways to care for their things and be cared for.

    pigeon design says:
  • Whaouuu ! A nice five minutes reflexion project !! ….

    Bull says:
  • Why not?

    paula says:
  • A joke.

    Please says:
  • At last a designer who thinks of womens’ handbags which usually slide off most chairs. I like it

    ioanna says:
  • Having the purses hang on the side of the chair is a great idea.
    Nice project!

    Rich Kim says:

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