The 20 stools are constructed with two simple elements, a wooden top and a single accurately bent steel tube. Bent in a way to evoke a constantly changing profile depending on the viewing angle while still being stable. A perfect analogy of the generation the stool was inspired by.
classic finishes of copper with white oak, or chrome and mahogany, recall classic traditional elements in a modern form.
We wanted to express the idea of “feeling the time”, not “measuring the time”. It can be shown from revolving slowly on its own axis once every hour with an ambiguous change in its inclination. And we used the preciseness of a Japanease craftman technique to make this delicate shape to revolve smoothly. —vinta |Kohei Okamoto + Tomohiro Yamaguchi + Toshitaka Nakamura|
Design of furniture for a veneer manufacturer of “Lu Yi thousand”. The formulated in-house paint to be used in the polyester decorative plate, etc. made from one piece of a color along the order, Yi thousand Lu has manufacturing facing color and consistently. Series “Iro of straight” is series on the concept of “tools like oneself”. Is meant the “tools” in Esperanto * A “(ilo) Iro”, as the first in a series, I suggested that “Kororodesuku” and “Kororo stool”. Named “Kororo” also has come from the word refers to the “color” in Esperanto “Kororo (koloro)” called, was designed to take advantage of the polyester veneer colorful Yi thousand Lu is good.