...quite literally at times. Preliminary work for some furniture pieces with high probability to move in other directions.
Steel conference table with signature "compression" leg supports. This table uses a ply construction for the star shaped top. The two ply's are connected using welded studs to increase the sectional strength characteristics. The leg supports are integral to the bottom ply. The star shape allows...
Star Table by Ampdesign
New work on Ampdesign site... http://andrewmattarchitecture.com/architectural-systems/ plus animation at the following links. Check it out.
Compression Wall System short animation
Compression Wall module detail
Ampdesign is a cross-disciplinary art + architecture + design firm founded by Andrew P. Matt. Experimentation, intellectual curiosity and experience are at the core of all work at Ampdesign.