The shellchair Tiro is using an automotiveindustrie known natural fiber compound in production. The so called PREPREG is made up of kenaf, flax and hemp. It allows an environment-sparing production process within a one way pressingprocess. Applying the new developed Acrodur binder its possible to laminate the upholstery and textiles in just one process. This stackable chair fits ecoconscious and sustainable in the everyday life.
Headed by Prof. Siglinde Spanihel
Tiro won the IKEA Design Prize it was shown during the IMM COLOGNE 2013. Its published by FORM Magazine Special Issue “Design studieren”
MATERIAL Natural Fiber compound, Steel, Ash
DIMENSIONS 88 cm x 49 cm x 47,5 cm