Three-legged sawhorse furniture set

31 March 2017 ● less than 1 min read ● 1 image
Three-legged sawhorse furniture set

I've got the commission to design a wooden furniture set for an architectural studio in Shinjuku (eleventh floor) that could be easily disassemble, light to move around and with the particular feature of a 3m long top desk without middle leg to allow 3 users at a time.
I designed three legged sawhorses to minimise the space taken beneath and added a strong spine to support the combined top. Along with the set I designed a bookshelf and a smaller desk with the same principles.
I also opened a workshop for my client to experience the making herself, the result was a useful and sturdy printer's base cabinet. (lower left of the picture)
- I'll keep up efforts to make clients to get involve with the process of making and create memories through practical work. Very rewarding experience!

You can see more details and the making at the project's album:

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Francisco Martinez

I'm an architect in Tokyo, Japan

Enjoying countryside living and woodwork. Looking forward to co-workshop, creative collaborations and new friends!

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