The idea of modularity in design has become associated with cool, creative and cutting-edge – but simplicity in style and minimization of parts are at the heart of some of the best modular furniture designs. Many draw on existing design examples and elemental materials to create new forms with increased functionality.
A few simple pieces, that each use similar and simple constituent elements, are combined in this straightforward modular Community Couch design to allow all kinds of creative configurations and unique design arrangements.
What might look in the abstract like a clever formal exercises proves in practice to be a remarkably functional, adaptible and engaging sofa design. Users can grab a piece here or there, twist and turn their chosen module and thus interact with and continually recreate their spaces and claim spaces in their environment.