Manifold is a Brooklyn-based design studio run by Yihan Chen and Fengyi Zhu. Background as artists and 3D designers, Yihan & Fengyi’s work under Manifold focuses on creating sculptural objects and furnitures that excavate the narratives of their constructions and materials. The name Manifold derives from the way a pipe or chamber branches into several openings in a tight engine compartment.

For all kinds of inquiries - email us at hello@manifold.tv, and check our Instagram for the most recent updates.


Current & upcomings:

As Seen By, curated by Rimowa


Past:

Melt, curated by Adorno

Stilllife art fair

Collectible 2022, Curated Section
Ocean 2, curated by Slime Engine





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Manifold is a Brooklyn-based design studio run by Yihan Chen and Fengyi Zhu. As artists and digital designers, Yihan & Fengyi’s work under Manifold focuses on creating sculptural objects and furnitures that excavate the narratives of their constructions and materials. The name Manifold derives from the way a pipe or chamber branches into several openings in a tight engine compartment.

For all kinds of inquires - email us at hello@manifold.tv, and check our Instagram for the most recent updates.




Alternative Applications (Chair), 2022


Hardwood (Walnut), technical mesh fabric, cushion, foldable wall-mounted seat, stainless steel handrails
19.7 x 18.5 x 32 in. (50 x 47 x 82 cm)
Unique


︎The Chair (02) captures how everyday materials become displaced and reconfigured into distinctive functional objects. Inspired by the portable equipment used to withstand the rigors of special environments, this readymade motif is a tight system of entropy compiled by irrelevant components that are designed for different usages.