hikcco: “Inhabitat: “ Matthias Pliessnig‘s beautiful organic benches strike a perfect balance between the the subjects he studied: sculpture, furniture design, and wood & art. The Philadelphia-based designer creates these astonishing sculptural seats...
•Waive is a bench made from an open grid of curved timber slats by US designer-maker Matthias Pliessnig. •To create the piece, Pliessnig borrowed a technique he learned while building his own boat recently. Pliessnig plans to develop longer versions of the bench. Here's some text from Pliessnig: -- Waive (2007) In the summer of More
Matthias Pleissnig famous for his bent furniture, has launched a chaise longue called the Providence. The Designer seating morphs together two different forms into one so that while a person can sit upright on one end, it also allows another person to lounge on the other side. The furniture is made from steamed bent oak. (j)
Matthias Pliessnig Steam Bends Strips of Wood into Stunning Sculptural Seats