Shapeshifting Robotic Furniture

Ruben Baart
July 16th 2016

Moveable walls and multifunctional components, the in-house architectural robotics from Ori combines functionality with design. Ori, deriving from origami, is a line of connected smart products, developed by MIT Media Lab in partnership with designer Yves Béhar. Designed for micro-studios with less than 28 square meters of space, Ori transforms the space with a single push on the button. Aiming at young professionals paying high rents in urban centers, Ori houses a media center, storage space, a bench, a fold out desk, and a bed. It’s morphing time!

Robotic furniture for the young professional

Robotic furniture for the young professional

Robotic furniture for the young professional

Robotic furniture for the young professional

Source: Ori Systems

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