Extend shelving unit
Designed by Matz Borgström
A sculpture for keeping things in. A shelving unit that can equally well be placed in the middle of a room or against a wall. The width can be adapted to suit one’s needs as well as the space available. Matz Borgström’s shelving unit consist of two identical sections that can be pushed together or moved apart to alter their length. The sandwich construction of the shelves makes them rigid but light. ‘Extend’ can also be used as a room divider.
White lacquered MDF. W 65 – 120 cm, D 30 cm, H 138 cm
(W 26"–47", D 12", H 54"). The shelf system is supplied ready-mounted.
Not available in the U.S., France, Germany or the U.K.
Matz Borgström, industrial designer, house DJ and collector of odd and rare music, art and design, worked as an advertising art director before studying art and later industrial design at Konstfack and Birmingham Polytechnic.
He has been greatly involved in education, creating the Form department at Beckmans School of design together with Jonas Bohlin and Thomas Sandell, and later as acting head at Umeå University Industrial Design department. Parallell with all this he is a Glass Artist with numerous exhibitions world wide.
When he doesn’t design he “makes music, cooks and walks beaches.”