At first glance the Iron Throne of George R.R. Martin may come to mind, asymmetrical prongs sticking out at all angles ready to poke the unwary.

At second glance, though,¬†Markus Johannson‘s nest chair appears stable and potentially quite comfortable, with each spindly piece of structure stretching out to become a support as well as a potential handle or arm rest.

As simple as the construction looks, a great deal of work went into each threaded connection spiraling around the central cushioned seat, as seen in this video.