10.13.2014 Awareness Stools

Awareness stools. Plywood. The closed version is a prototype for form, the open version can lightens both the physical and visual weight of the object. The user needs to maintain a certain passive attention to sitting, facilitating increased consciousness and awareness of the body in space, and increased attention on small movements, as well as enhancing concentration to inward events (meditation) or outwards (the classroom, for example). Stool _Open_Straight On

Stool _Open_Oblique

Stool _Closed_Straight On

Stool _Closed_Oblique