“I work with the intersection between art, design and technology,” sculptor and furniture-maker Mathias Bengtsson said. “Technology versus the hand.”
His Growth Chaise Longue is created in a biomimetic process, where digital seeds mimic natural growth, simulating the rules and methods of nature.
Once the seat reaches its final shape, it is 3D-printed to create a mould and then cast in bronze to create a sculptural furniture piece.
“The structure has grown using algorithms that we have found in nature or that mimic nature,” Bengtsson explained.
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The Mindcraft Project 2020
Exhibition by Copenhagen Design Agency
Exhibition design and visuals by Wang & Söderström
Photography by Anders Sune Berg
Videos by Michael Sangkoyo Gramtorp