Shanty is inspired in the patchwork of corrugated steel sheets which are used to construct many temporary or provisional homes, which exist in the whole world.

Colour
Multicolour
Container Material
MDF
Depth
53cm
Door Finish
Matt Lacquered
Door Material
MDF with mechanised wave-form fronts
Finish
Matt Lacquered
Glass Top Thickness
8mm
Height
97cm
Legs Material
Painted in different colours
Name
Summer
Package Depth
100cm
Package Depth Glass
50cm
Package Height
120cm
Package Height Glass
70cm
Package Width
190cm
Package Width Glass
210cm
Structure Material
Tubular Iron with Welded Strips
Weight
166kg
Weight Glass
42kg
Width
206cm
Year
2014

Its beauty lies in imperfection. This spontaneous composition of superimposed surfaces in different colours is recreated with a wavy front. Its body has an assymetrical volume and each door opens differently.


Doshi Levien

Doshi Levien is a London based design office, established in 2000 by Nipa Doshi and Jonathan Levien. Doshi Levien's work celebrates the hybrid and explores the coming together of cultures, technology, story telling, industrial design and fine craftsmanship.
Working across disciplines and industries, they make their own rules that are based on extracting as much richness as possible out of an idea. Doshi Levien work for a broad range of clients, including Moroso, Swarovski, Intel, Camper,Authentics, Cappellini and now BD Barcelona Design.


Design meets Art. Since 1972.