Metal Puzzle

The metal chair designed by David J. Irwin caught our attention the moment we saw the loose pieces that conform it.
Metal Chair

Using standard metal components such as elliptical aluminium tubes and sheets and a few custom die-cast aluminium pieces the British designer has created a three-legged chair with an interesting personality. A series of laser-cut holes reduce weight and ad personality to the seat that is secured to the structure using standard bolts. 
Despite the puzzle-like nature of the chair the resulting object has a nicely homogenous feel and the subtle appeal of intelligence and rationality. 
Don't miss the beautiful pictures of the prototype, after the jump.

Metal Chair

Metal Chair
 Metal Chair

Wood Prototype:
Metal Chair
 Metal Chair

Designer: David J. Irwin
Company: David J. Irwin
Year: 2009
Materials: standard aluminium tubes and sheet and custom aluminium die-cast  

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