KURVE STOOL

INSPIRED BY AN IMMERSIVE STUDY OF SCANDINAVIAN FURNITURE MAKING IN DENMARK, KURVE CHALLENGES ESTABLISHED NOTIONS OF WHAT IS POSSIBLE WITH 3-D MOLDED WOOD VENEERS. THIS STOOL'S BASE AND SEAT ARE FORMED FROM CONTINUOUS PIECES OF VENEER. THE COMPLEX CURVATURES RESULTED FROM AN EXPLORATORY INVESTIGATION OF FORM USING SHEETS OF PAPER. THE FLOWING FORM OF KURVE IS A FORTUNATE SIDE EFFECT OF CURVES ENGINEERED TO ENHANCE THE INHERENT STRENGTH OF THE MATERIAL.