Mathias Bengtsson b. 1971
`Spun Carbon' Chaise Longue
- signed `Mathias Bengtsson' in white paint
- 83.5 by 206.5 by 83.5 cm.
- 33 by 81¼ by 33 in.
Gareth Williams, The Furniture Machine: Furniture since 1990, London, 2006, p. 99.
Bengtsson employed technology developed by NASA to create his chaise longue. A robotic arm spins a continuous thread of carbon fibre around a mould creating an organic form.
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from the artist.