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BLU / outdoors-furniture


The FHNW HGK institutes will move in the Basle industry zone «Dreispitz». For this area furniture has been in demand that animate the big, public place. It should be modular, mobile, big and give as much liberty as possible in its utilisation to the user.
That’s how the wooden furniture «BLU» arose. Inspired by the container, the simple, modular form fits well in the industrial surroundings. An element offers eight seats or two berths and can be carried by two persons. His captivatingly intuitive handling asks for slide and restacking. The Multiplex shaped wood does become robustly, weatherproof and impact resistant by a special treatment.


Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW
Institut Industrial Design
Aarau, Switzerland



Bern, Switzerland

Matthias Decker