Chris Kabel. Mesh Chair. 2005

Chris Kabel

Mesh Chair


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Werkplaats Martin van Oel
Powder coated expanded metal mesh
29 15/16 x 19 5/16 x 26 3/8" (76 x 49 x 67 cm)
Architecture & Design Purchase Fund
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Architecture and Design
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Mesh Chair, the designer has explained, is manufactured like a piece of clothing: “Its pattern parts are cut out of a sheet of expanded metal mesh. The pieces are welded together along the seams resulting in a shape that becomes rigid because of its three-dimensionality. The powder coating softens the metal mesh. In this way upholstery and construction have become one.”

Gallery label from Applied Design, March 2, 2013–January 31, 2014

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