a table by daniel liss transforms into a workstation in seconds a table by daniel liss transforms into a workstation in seconds
jun 10, 2013

a table by daniel liss transforms into a workstation in seconds

an expandable ‘table for two’ by daniel liss
image courtesy daniel liss



as one of the most important communal gathering places at home, the kitchen table has historically served just two functions: a place for eating and working. the table for two by german designer daniel liss creates a scenario for easily transitioning between the two tasks  –  utilizing a series of folding components to achieve a fully transformable volume. in seconds, the concept changes from a basic dining table that accommodates six, to a complete workstation with fully retractable drawers and a surface divider.



‘table for two’ by daniel liss



table expanded ‘for you’



dinner table ‘for two’



…and a few more



how it works



dinner table for six



a closer look



individual working space



close up of storage and power source



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  • Stylish , clever , functional.
    Yes , I would buy one for sure.

    Hanna says:
  • Very simple..yet very elegant..very useful. Compact and full of utility. Liked it…

    Nicky says:

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