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The Tension Table & Stool / The Tension Table & Stool

The Tension Table & Stool
The Tension Table & Stool

The Tension Table & Stool are the objects inspired by the notion of 'Tensegrity'.

I wanted to make the most out of least utilizing tensegrity.
To compute the absolute minimum construction, I optimized the stress and subtracted from the object everything unnecessary. Only the essential components remained.

Extensive fabrication and sketch work revealed the best way to combine the components with tensegrity making maintaining stiffness possible.

The Tension Table & Stool consist of minimum material but offers functionality as stiff table & stool.
The minimalistic structure demonstrates ‘the beauty of pure structure'.



Seoul, South Korea