When Furniture Becomes Art
Art and Design
In the design industry, the line between art and practical use is often blurred. In this article, we will look at ways that designers are crossing that line. Through this, they incorporate exciting artistic ideas into practical furniture.
Use simple, geometric and modern shapes to create fascinating furniture. For instance, chairs created from one continuous piece of wood, smoothed and shaped to create a functioning piece of furniture. Another idea is combining two simple materials into one visually pleasing design. In order to create a successful piece, there needs to be harmony throughout the design. This applies whether it is a simple or complex design, as the creation needs to work in its entirety. Simplicity is a great way to achieve exciting designs when combined with a more fascinating theory, shape or texture.
Here are a few of our favourite examples: