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LUMPY  

STUMPY

GRUMPY

FUSSY

Architecture Construction II, 2014

A collection of seats, each given endearing names and lively personalities with aesthetics of softness, quite unlike the concrete we are familiar with

Conceptualized and brought to life with:

Dolly Foo/Ng Wai Ying/Joyce Ng

/Chelsea Zheng

01

Mixed weave of cotton and nylon creates a distinctive grid due to the difference in tension of the material in the fabric

  LUMPY  

1st Prototype

100% Cotton weave/fiberglass/wire mesh

C1 : S2 : W3

-  has honeycombing and difficult

  to reach areas at the creases.
- takes on texture of gingham fabric
- we were told a seat is not a chair

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02

Incision made at the top of fabric to pump in more concrete mix

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  DAY 20  'STUMPY'  

2nd Prototype

100% Cotton with Gingham Fabric

3-prong legs reinforced bars/fiberglass/wire mesh

C2 : S2 : W4

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  GRUMPY  

3rd Prototype


- is restrained and uptight
- adjusted angle of sag

- petroleum oil on fabric to

  ease removal of formwork
- colour run from fabric

  caused checkered prints

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  FUSSY  

4th Prototype

Portland Cement/ Linen Duck Weave Canvas 3-prong legs reinforced bars/ fibreglass/ wire mesh

C2 : S2 : W3

- is lifted from the ground

  on slender rebars, he thinks his classy
- Portland Cement for a cleaner finish
- varied position of holes to ensure  

  creases to be filled.

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03

[From left to right]

Stumpy, Fussy, Grumpy, Lumpy

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