During Fall 2017 semester, students in MFA Industrial Design and BFA Product Design worked with the prestigious French furniture store, Roche Bobois, to prototype full-scale seating devices aimed at reinvigorating “the cultural and historical rituals of resting, gathering, and nourishing the body.”

The winners are:

First Prize: The “Plus One” extendable chair designed by Lorraine Chen and Po Yuan Wang of Parsons’ BFA Product Design

First Prize: The “Cairn” stone chair designed by Weiran Chen and George Plionis of Parsons’ MFA Industrial Design

Second Prize: The “Asy” yellow asymmetrical chair designed by Liujingzi Jiang and Lee Chi-Hao of Parsons’ MFA Industrial Design

 

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The "Plus One" by Lorraine Chen and Po Yuan Wang, BFA Product Design
The "Cairn" by Weiran Chen and George Plionis, MFA Industrial Design
The "Asy" by Liujingzi Jiang and Lee Chi-Hao, MFA Industrial Design