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the hangbe's / hanging furniture in trees

The hanging furniture in trees, named „the hangbe‘s“ is a result of my desires for some quietness, a relaxing area just for me, far away from all the stress and strain.

„the hangbe‘s“ is a furniture family including a lamp, a picture frame a sofa and a limp-prothesis. I created the prothesis, because I care about the healthiness of the tree. It can be easily tied to the conical shaped trunk of a tree. A rainwater-run off in the sofa (of Polythelen) bleeds water off. A Candle inside of the lamp makes the silhouette of an electric bulb visible.
"the hangbe's" are static and inspired by children drawings.


FH Aachen

FH Aachen
Produkt Design
Aachen, Germany

Prof. Dipl.-Des. Karl Boonzaaijer
Dipl.-Des. Clemens Stübner


Kaplan, Anja

Kaplan, Anja
Aachen, Germany

Anja Kaplan