Introduced at Designweek Mexico, the Bend Bench makes use of vertical cuts within the wooden to present the seat some bounce. Mexican architect and designer, Ricardo Garza Marcos, carried out assessments on varied wooden varieties, in addition to the depth and spacing of every lower to present the bench flexibility.
The testing resulted in utilizing a Mexican cypress tree species referred to as ahuehuete, because it supplied each the power and adaptability it wanted. The bench seat is produced from a bit of wooden that’s Three-inches thick with 87 completely spaced cuts and two grooves to relaxation on the metal body.
To connect the wooden to the body, it’s stretched right into a flat seat giving the looks of a tough floor. As soon as an individual’s weight is added, the seat begins to bend for a comfortable, cushioned really feel.
Pictures courtesy by Alfredo Cardenas.