Gallery: Click Boom Pow Delivers Designer Furniture to the People With ...

 
Some of our favorite finds from New York Design Week 2011 are by David Kim and Mike Seto, from the design collaborative ClickBoomPow. The duo created a line of colorful "New Role Models" chairs, which are designed to offer public seating with a pop of art. The chairs, made from 1/4 inch bent steel and laminated with vinyl prints of artwork, may not seem sustainable at first, but the ingenuous touch comes from the interaction between furniture, site, and user. These customized chairs are designed as part of a community empowering initiative to activate abandoned or overlooked public urban spaces by providing a purpose to these locales. The colorful furnishings, clad in works by local artists, should certainly bring a splash of irreverence and joy to any street!

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