Drought Chair by the we+ design studio
Productname: Drought chair
At first, the airy-looking structure misleads us concerning its true composition. Indeed, diligent architecture theorists could interpret the sponge-like appearance of the metal in the sense of Gottfried Semper’s Stoffwechseltheorie: over the course of the history of architecture, a transition takes place from one material to another as a function of architectural shift. Thereby, the characteristics of the first material become decorative elements of the other. However, it is altogether possible that the designers were simply taken with the idea of controlling time.