RCP2 Chair (Batch Production) (W115)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

RCP2 Chair (Batch Production)

Made in

London

Date

1993

Description

Chair made from various recycled plastics, to create a multi-coloured splatter effect.

Materials and techniques

British recycled plastic (Type B) originating from white and clear HDPE bottles collected from community recycling schemes in England and Scotland. Made using workshop machines in batches of between 6 and 12. 12 mm sheet material used.

Dimensions

height:  82cm
depth:  43cm
width:  38cm

Object number

W115

Category

On view

  • RCP2 Chair - Prototype, Jane Atfield, 1992, Crafts Council Collection: W115. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    RCP2 Chair - Prototype, Jane Atfield, 1992, Crafts Council Collection: W115. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • RCP2 Chair - Prototype, Jane Atfield, 1992, Crafts Council Collection: W115. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    RCP2 Chair - Prototype, Jane Atfield, 1992, Crafts Council Collection: W115. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

A children's version of this chair is made using the off cuts from the adult version. See International Design Year Book 1994 & 1995.