Mies Chair, Archizoom Associati, Model | Fall 2013

  • Mies Chair by Archizoom Associati
    1:4 Scale Chair Model
         The goal of this assignment was to learn, practice and explore methods of model making and scale. Students had to pick a classic chair, sketch it in different views, estimate the dimensions, and using any appropriate materials, such as paper, wood, foam core, Bristol, and scalemodel metal stock, make a 1:4 scale model of the chair to match the views. The materials had to be finished to appear as the final chair.
  • Materials:
    Frame: 16 gauge aluminum, square aluminum tubing, copper coated welding rod
    Upholstery: rubber bands 
    Cushions: fur fabric
    Ottoman: 16 gauge aluminum
  • Isometric chair drawing