November 28, 2013

Cover chair with folded plywood armrests by Thomas Bentzen for Muuto

The Cover wood and plywood chair by Thomas Bentzen for Danish brand Muuto is made without any metal parts. Instead it is locked together by the bent veneer armrests.

"I aimed for a crisp and vivid expression in the plywood while looking for a solid and grounded look in the frame and base of the chair," said Bentzen. "Three years of play and hard work in the making has resulted in a light yet strong armchair, playing and taking the moulded veneer to its extreme."

The chair comes in ash or oak, lacquered in black, grey, dark grey, red, green or natural.

Copenhagen designer Bentzen started his own studio in 2010 and is co-founder of design collective Remove.