10 Chairs, 10 Personalities 2021.
SWNA is developing projects by communicating with the clients in the direction created from overlapping the ideas of each designer. Each unique personality comes together in various ways to make the object that reflects the design of SWNA. '10 Chairs' are a collection of wooden chairs that express the stories of each designer. By unifying subject and material, the project enables them to compare and understand their thoughts.
Jaeir is a chair that can be simply manufactured wood of the same thickness without bending. Jaeir chair connects soft curves and straight lines in harmony without breaking like Eulerian trail and draws subtle changes of line's elasticity and continuity.Jeair is designed by Yunjae Lee of SWNA.
Plain is a stable proportional chair with a low back and thick legs. Although it has a simple silhouette, it is designed to reveal the assembly structure of each part as it is. Plain is designed by Chaejee Park of SWNA.
Crescendo is Inspired by a musical image, the Crescendo chair is characterized by its rhythmical line and silhouette that change depending on the angle of seeing it. Crescendo is designed by Yeongbin Lee of SWNA.
Plank is a chair with a sturdy construction in which wide panels that directly reveal the physical properties of wood and rough lumps are delicately combined. The outer line is a straight line, matching the space, and the inner line is a curve, which is designed in consideration of a comfortable seating feeling. Plank Chair is designed by Seonjin Kim of SWNA.
Deer chair is inspired by the aesthetic of delicate and robust deer legs. It is well composed in the sense of minimal structure to perform in ergonomics. Deer Chair is designed by Dahae Cheon of SWNA.
Split Chair is a chair that considers formative features and applications by three-dimensionalizing 2D arc curves. A curved split line was applied to each joint where the backrest and legs were connected, and it was designed to focus on comfort when a person sits. Split Chair is designed by Gyuenhwan Kwon of SWNA.
Off Chair is a chair designed to face different directions beyond the existing leg position. Also, 'Off Chair' creates a different image when chairs are connected to each other.Off Chair is designed by Hyojeong Lee of SWNA.
Fold is a chair with the backrest extending from the legs folded. Unlike existing chairs, the legs of the chair, which have an oblique structure, change depending on the viewing angle. Fold Chair is designed by Gyuchang Kim of SWNA.
Big Foot is a chair that anyone can feel friendly by familiar and soft elements that are felt from the body of an animal. It has legs that get thicker as it goes down and a soft, round seat plate, so you can feel the soft seating feeling not only visually but also when you sit down. Big Foot is designed by Seungsoo Mok of SWNA.
ARCH was inspired by the shape of round arch, which is one of the basic elements of construction. ARCH features simple and precise details by the touch of round arch while emanating the elegance and uniqueness of construction. The shape comprised of essence of an architecture reveals its stillness and peace, and even makes emphasis. It does not spoil the space where the chair is placed and keeps its own color. ARCH is designed by Hyeil Kim of SWNA.
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