claus niephaus

product & interior design

STADTKORB

Stadtkorb is a combination of microarchitecture and street furniture. Stadtkorb is an allusion of the symbiosis of public and private space using a semitransparent lamella construction design. It reduces the visibility and also the noise of the environment. Stadtkorb is located at highly frequented urban watering places or in parks, accomodates one person and allows escaping the inner city trouble. Stadtkorb will be manufactured from larch wood, concrete and steel. The exchangeable seat consists of flexible polyurethane foam.

Refuge – A place of retreat. A contribution to street furnishing | 2011