WWW shelf by Viktor Matik
This mueble-librería is a true prodigy of ingenuity, good taste and simplicity. His name is WWW Shelf (shelf WWW) and has been created by the designer Viktor Matik. Simple and decorative, furniture has been cut and assembled using digital technology to achieve perfect joints and a stylized economy lines.
WWW Shelf combines effectively the use of the wood of beech, a traditional material in construction of furniture, with a series of braided blue strings. The taut strings give the sensation of that furniture is planning a series of blue laser beams inside. To me brings me to memory those loungers in the 1970s, made with tubes of metal structure and covered with plastic strings to the envolvían…
Retro inspiration He is fused with the Scandinavian design in furniture WWW Shelf. Straight lines and polygonal forms twisted with delicate blue lines, make it a perfect design for homes of small size. Struck by the simplicity of the system of Union of strings and wood, almost artisan: simple knots that create caps in the strings, after crossing holes practiced throughout the wood. For its part, the legs of the furniture (with inverted and inclined outwards conical) bring us reminiscent of tables and furniture of television that made furore in the 1970s.
The wood of has it is resistant and economic, and has an attractive color clear contributing to modernizing the design of this furniture. The shelf surfaces melt with the strings, that connect the sides of the polygon and create new surfaces of separation and support. In the words of Viktor Matik, WWW Shelf is “a reinterpretation of the archetype of the shelf.” Between form and function; between space and dimension; between a ‘now-no’ and a ‘ya-no’ concrete opportunities and specific associations are created. “This concept is not only a modular, but also a facility in an ever-changing space”.