Aluminium Raster Kit Furniture - Sling Chair, 2021
Hand-woven textile in waxed cotton by Susanna Costantini
presented at Lake Como Design Festival
Standard aluminium grating is used as the main infrastructure t generate a range of modular furniture for both indoor and outdoor. The system is a reversible ‘plug-in’ framework for auto-design tha enables the user to edit the object by reshuffling its parts.
The armchair takes inspiration from the work of G.T. Rietveld an his series of ‘Crate’ furniture, as standard models of auto-design, replicable by anyone. The ARKF have the same outdoor nature and ai for ‘open design’: replicable and editable by the final user.
Structure: press-locked anodized aluminium grating, aluminium tubes, steel hardware.
Seat: Handwoven natural waxed cotton cords fabric by Susanna Costantini
Cushions: EPDM foam
Dimensions: W x D x H cm 61 x 70 x 53
price on request