Gregg Fleishman’s Plywood Puzzle Chairs

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Gregg Fleishman’s Plywood Puzzle Chairs

These are are just a few of architect and artist Gregg Fleishman’s amazing “panel puzzle” designs. To left, a 2002 chair called Nebula II, and to right, a timeline showing stages in the evolution of his 1979 Lumbarest design, the first prototype of which dates to 1975. Besides furniture, Gregg also designs buildings and model vehicles using a similar body of techniques.

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  1. MAKE | CNC Joinery Notebook – Update 1 says:

    […] survey of router aesthetics is complete without a mention of Gregg Fleishman. Fleishman, whose “Sculptchair” series dates as far back as 1975, makes extensive use […]

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