Search Results for: animal chair collection

The Whale Chair by Maximo Riera

Whale Chair

Spanish designer Maximo Riera has added the final piece to his Animal Chair Collection, the Whale Chair. We have previously posted about his Walrus Chair, Rhino Chair, and Octopus Chair.

Designboom describes this beautiful piece:

…’whale chair’, honours the blue whale, the world’s largest animal. the context of this project closely relates to riera’s connection to the sea. the furniture series makes a comparative statement on the current state of our eco-system and how we deal with the relationships between the animal kingdom and human beings. within the animal chair medley, ‘whale chair’ was designed to be the centerpiece making it ideal for open spaces due to its extensive its size and dimension. the fin is showcased in a manner that replicates the lift of its tail fluke in the water, while its asymmetry balances the composition of span in relation to the seat. this piece serves as a reminder that we need to understand how to responsibly sustain our marine life population to prevent a decline in our earth’s endangered species.

Whale Chair

Whale Chair

via designboom

images via designboom via Maximo Riera

The Walrus Chair by Maximo Riera

walrus-chair

“The Walrus Chair”, the lastest addition to “The Animal Chair” collection by Maximo Riera, which includes “The Octopus Chair” and “The Rhino Chair”. The chair will be on display at 100% Design London from September 22 to 25, 2011.

The Animal Chair collection constitutes a diverse range of species, from mammals to reptiles, and even including insects. Each creation retains the animal’s natural vitality whilst being totally biological accurate in their appearance. This collection is homage to these animals and the whole animal kingdom which inhabits our planet, as an attempt to reflect and capture the beauty of nature in each living thing.

via Nerdcore

The Rhino Chair by Maximo Riera

rhino-chair

Rhino Chair by Maximo Riera is the latest piece in his Animal Chair collection which also includes the wonderful Octopus Chair. The Rhino Chair will be on display at 100% Design London from September 22 to 25, 2011.

The Animal Chair collection constitutes a diverse range of species, from mammals to reptiles, and even including insects. Each creation retains the animal’s natural vitality whilst being totally biological accurate in their appearance. This collection is homage to these animals and the whole animal kingdom which inhabits our planet, as an attempt to reflect and capture the beauty of nature in each living thing.

via Freshome

The Octopus Chair by Maximo Riera

The Octopus Chair

The Octopus Chair by Maximo Riera, the first piece from his Animal Chair collection.

The Animal Chair collection constitutes a diverse range of species, from mammals to reptiles, and even including insects. Each creation retains the animal’s natural vitality whilst being totally biological accurate in their appearance. This collection is homage to these animals and the whole animal kingdom which inhabits our planet, as an attempt to reflect and capture the beauty of nature in each living thing.

via Yanko Design