Origami Bench by blackLAB Architects Explore the Use of Piano Hinges

Toronto-based  a multidisciplinary studio blackLAB architects inc. have designed the Origami Bench. Tony Round of blackLAB Architects shares the backstory of the Origami Bench concept; We’ve been interested to experiment with piano hinges as a means of connecting facets in furniture for a little while. This provides both a structural connection as well as a detail that’s similar to the look of piping on upholstery – though in a clean way that maintains [...]