Ripples “Like a River” is a system of two modules suitable for public spaces given its limitless composition possibilities. This enveloping seat, carved with mastery, connect its various elements in a continuous, seamless fashion, so it never breaks the elegant polychromatic effect of wood, a hallmark of Toyo Ito’s works around the world.
Seat made from plywood using five different types of wood (walnut, mahogany, cherry, oak and ash). Inner metal reinforcement. Plywood legs with edging and walnut veneer (on the outside) and birch veneer (on the inside). Lower panel made from birch plywood, hot-press curved and with beech veneer. Vegetable oil finish. Adjustable feet.
Walnut, mahogany, cherry, oak, ash
78.8” x 19.7” x 15.7”