Lanza Atelier fills exhibition with furniture that readers can acquire property

Lanza Atelier fills exhibition with furniture that readers can acquire property

Architecture studio Lanza Atelier has lined an artwork exhibition in New York with plywood tables and stools in various dimensions, which can be disassembled, flat-packed and distributed amid people at the conclusion of the present.


The style for the Re-Source exhibition encompasses 56 pieces of home furniture that are lined up to fill the triangular floorplan of the Storefront for Artwork and Architecture gallery in SoHo.

Lanza Atelier loaded the Re-Resource exhibition with dismountable tables and stools

These are employed to show 26 works from rising architects and designers, composed solely from leftover supplies identified in Storefront’s storage spaces.

Lanza Atelier was tasked with building an surroundings to showcase these pieces and equally reflect the significance of reusing and repurposing supplies.

The interior of Re-source exhibition at Storefront for Art and Architecture gallery with row of bright green tables by Lanza Atelier
The household furniture items are supplied absent when a customer buys an artwork

With this purpose, the studio created every single dazzling inexperienced table and chair utilizing interlocking planks of CNC-minimize plywood, making foreseeable future dismantling, transportation and reassembly as straightforward as achievable.

So when readers acquire an artwork from the demonstrate, they will also be equipped to consider home the home furnishings piece on which it was displayed in a bid to prolong its lifespan.

“We required to suggest an exhibition style that could have an afterlife,” Lanza Atelier founding lover Isabel Martínez Abascal explained to Dezeen. “This usually means that the parts get the job done jointly as a whole but can then be dispersed and become some thing else.”

A curving series of green tables in the Storefront for Art and Architecture
The internet site-particular style operates the length of the Storefront gallery

In the exhibition space, the pieces ended up lined up from conclude to conclusion to build a single continual area.

“Storefront is this sort of a individual room,” Abascal claimed. “It is really slender, extended, and it has a really dynamic facade. We wanted to go from one edge of it to the other so that every thing was connected as just one special practical experience.”

Re-Resource, which was Storefront’s initially in-particular person exhibition since the begin of the pandemic, built use of the gallery’s current content sources to raise dollars for its continued survival.

And Abascal hopes that the takeaway furniture pieces can enjoy their section in retaining the gallery funded.

“The intention is that ultimately, they all end up reused by persons in their individual houses although concurrently supporting Storefront’s mission,” she mentioned.

Row of interlocking green tables by Lanza Atelier for Storefront for Art and Architecture
The tables are blended to sort one particular continuous surface area

Lanza Atelier’s function for the Re-Supply display was shortlisted at the 2021 Dezeen Awards together with Youssofzay + Hart’s design and style for the No Demonstrate exhibition, which characteristics a sequence of interconnected rooms fashioned from components discovered in hardware suppliers.

Studio 10’s structure for the Fashioned from Character exhibition, housed in the V&A’s Shenzhen outpost, took household the prime prize in the exhibition structure classification this 12 months.

The images is by Francis Dzikowski.