design a scale model chair
date due May 7, 2008
choose a classic chair
evaluate the chair, examine the structural aspects, and the conceptual ideas that went into the design.
using these elements , design your own chair.
build a scale model using one of the following scales
1/8" = 1'-0" / 1/4"= 1'-0" / 1/2" = 1'-0"
you may build the model using any materials.
examples - wood, clay, metal, cardboard.......
create a design board - using black foam core
include a photo of the chair and design elements, sketches, and any other important information.
below are some examples of chairs that would be acceptable for this project
chaise lounge - Le Corbusier
womb chair - Eero Sarrinen
wiggle chair - Frank Gehry