following his playful deconstruction of the leaning tower of pisa, yongwook seong is again with every other stackable furnishings sequence impressed through a well-known landmark. this time round, the fashion designer has grew to become his consideration to paris’ eiffel tower, and it grew to become it into 3 furnishings items that may be absolutely stacked or dismounted.
photographs courtesy of yongwook seong
when it was once first finished in 1889, the eiffel tower proved to be a arguable landmark for native parisians. now, greater than 100 years later, the iron construction is the most-visited UNESCO global heritage web site, attracting vacationers from everywhere the sector. in occasions of COVID-19, when we will’t fly to the french town of lighting fixtures, yongwook seong hopes to carry the ‘eiffel enjoy’ into properties around the globe.
the 3 furnishings items stacked in combination to make the enduring tower form
very similar to the real tower, ‘eiffel’ is split into 3 items: a ground lamp, a stool (or small desk), and a desk. the design gives a space-saving answer as it may be absolutely stacked as decororation or dismounted and furnished as required. in addition to growing this amusing furnishings piece, the sequence additionally explores what it approach to be the most-visited heritage web site, the entire whilst hoping to encourage sure design alternatives all over the pandemic.
the dismantled tower turns into a ground lamp, a desk, and a small stool
the ground lamp
eiffel has a couple of stacking choices, you’ll be able to even stack the stool and desk in combination to create an ornamental shelving unit
diagram of the eiffel stacking machine
undertaking title: eiffel
design: yongwook seong
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