A 10 meter long wood beam is cut in a hundred tapered pieces that, when put together, make a circular bench. A metal band clamps the pieces together without glue. Because the bench is made out of one solid beam the wood grain continues along the bench.
Oregon pine or mahogany, stainless metal band
Ø 280 / 40 cm
Edition of 8 pieces, 2 a.p. and 2 prototypes
Sales: Galerie kreo,
Part of the Shared Space III Installation for Witte de With, center for Contemporary Art and TENT Rotterdam. Finalist for the Dutch Design Awards 2011
Photography © Studio Chris Kabel