What Doesn’t Break this Metal Furniture Makes it Stronger


Some materials have a fascinating property of changing┬áproperties when deformed – some become brittle, but others become solid and fixed in place. This fabulous series of ideas plays on the latter type.

Imagine laser-cutting metal tables, then (by hand) expanding those flat surfaces to solid three-dimensional furniture objects that not only stay in place but can support plenty of weight as well.

E27 is just getting started, but already their award-winning works in progress are already quite refined – they are elegant, complex, curved pieces that show their origins and physical evolutions. First tables, then coat wracks – who knows what is next? The sky may or may not be the limit, depending on how far this metal can stretch!

You Might Also Like
Supporters

Welcome to Dornob, an online collection of out-of-the-ordinary design ideas that might not make it into your more traditional architectural, urban and industrial design publications. We're curating the web to feature everything from over-the-top luxury to incredible innovation.

Get the free daily Dornob newsletter