These Futuristic Furniture Designs Transform to Suit Various Needs

By: Laura McQuarrie - Sep 16, 2014
References: carloratti & design-milk
In a collaboration with Cassina, Carlo Ratti Associati developed futuristic furniture design prototypes to show how technology could impact home furnishings in the coming years. MyWing is a modular furniture system that's designed to be ultra flexible and able to change its form based on a user's specific needs, able to morph into anything from a standing desk to an eating surface.

Chain Sofa is a day bed design that is capable of a similar range of movement, enabling it to change shape from a bed to lounge chair and arm chair, making it useful for several different points throughout the day. The collections were unveiled at the Erasmus Effect exhibition in in Rome earlier this spring.