tim vinke: kruikantoor tim vinke: kruikantoor
jun 28, 2010

tim vinke: kruikantoor

‘kruikantoor’

‘kruikantoor’ is a portable office made from EPS foam and covered with a coating of polyurea hotspray. the office, consisting of 2 chairs, a table, light, electricity connection and storage, can be put together into one entire unit or taken apart to create a complete office environment. equipped with wheels, ‘kruikantoor’ allows users to swiftly change work locations.

one legged table top can be slid into the ‘kruikantoor’ for support

  • Well, that a great idea for a compact unity for transport, but I get an unconfortable overall feeling about this.

    Nanoverso says:
  • I get the same feeling….but I think its the setting and the “model”….sorry. I think the idea is fun though.

    dv says:
  • what’s with the dude? very unsexy guys
    love the concept and the piece
    but this guy looks like an accountant…. hum drum….
    I’m thinking of dandruff

    cat says:
  • Agree with all of you. The thing could be much cooler too – more geometrical and cleaner but with the same originality – perhaps he didn’t have enough time – the surrounding really are bloody awful – taken in the workshop corner I guess…

    Dr. Design says:
  • Looks like a response to grotty grad school studio conditions to me! I like the compactness and portability of it, though!

    KESM says:
  • I like the integration of a coffee maker 🙂 Shows what we really care about in our office. The presentation is indeed terrible, how did this happen?

    Nonetheless, funny concept and there is potential in the thought I think. You could store like 5 “offices” in a small space and only occupy the space when there is actually somebody working on it. I would argue for a way to keep your items on the table while it is stored, then you can immediately continue when you are back at work.

    Thijs Roumen says:
  • AMAZING! Very inspiring to design furniture for small spaces. Not so cool chothes! =)

    Diogo says:
  • like the idea!
    but eheh… dutch model and environment!
    shows what they care about, work!

    left that dump some time ago says:
  • are those bloody footprints on the floor? Time to move that office again!

    andy says:
  • Well i love the word creating but this is sooo akward sorry but i won’t buy it cuz this is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo

    Gadiri Abderrahim from Algeria says:
  • If this didn’t look like an industrial waste bin I’d be a lot more excited about it. Still, a great idea.

    tim says:
  • its really amazing offeice 😉

    Bilal Ahmed says:
  • Clever idea with lots of potential. Keep up the good work!
    Just imagine an office filed with a lot of Kruikantoor units. Wouldn’t that be fun?

    cs says:
  • What a waste of valuable space and materials! You people realy think this is a good concept?! Come on!

    DAO says:
  • Like many originally designed stuff: Nice idea, funny concept, but of course totally useless.
    By the way, for who’s interested: “Kruikantoor” means literally “trundle office”.

    L says:

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