I never actually managed to take any photos of the chair before so this was about time.
[Image of fabric formed concrete chair by yours truly Anne-Mette Manelius. Photo by Rikke Grendal]
[Surface detail of fabric formed chair]]
Below are a few surface samples I cast a while ago during a workshop I taught but never got around to document. The samples are cast in rigid formwork with fabric treatments - my favorite is the flowery one first one below because subtle changes in the light - or the position of the viewer - makes a huge difference in the experience of the concrete surface.
[Image of concrete surface with embedded silver fibres]
[Image of the same flowery concrete surface - in a different light the surface appears more neutral]
[Image of concrete surface with embedded fibres from fabrics]
[Image of concrete surface with embedded sequins...]
[Another image of concrete surface with embedded sequins...]
Fun as it would be to have a drag queen concrete surface (I mean - a concrete surface with thousands of colorful sequins) - one might as well paint the surface after the pour...