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33 Step Tail Chair Polished Brass by Zhipeng Tan

$12,000per item

About

This visceral and sculptural chair is designed and made by renown artist Zhipeng Tan. Size and color is customizable upon request, lead time is 45-60 days. We ship internationally. Since graduating with an industrial design degree from the China Academy of Art in Hangzhou, Zhipeng Tan has focused on the ancient technique of lost-wax casting. Through this foundry process, rich in heritage and tradition, Tan explores his interest in organic forms. Often inspired by his environmental surroundings, such as water and plants, he explores anthropomorphic themes, as well. Though trained as an industrial designer, he has become an accomplished self-taught sculptor, eagerly exploring the elastic and permeable boundaries between art and design and finding a harmonious fusion of sculpture and furniture, provocative objects of both beauty and utility. Though from his early work, one may sense the influence of Joan Miró, Henry Moore and Constantin Brancusi, and in his more recent pieces there is a nod to the Post-Pop sensibilities of Jeff Koons and Takashi Murakami, the work of Zhipeng Tan is thoroughly original, an expression of his exuberance and imagination. In all of his work, one may see an exploration of our fundamental humanity and a desire to discover worlds within worlds. From the 33 Step Chair, composed of a sculpture of an inverted human spine, to the Lotus series of tables and chairs, inspired by the structures of plants, to the TanTan series, depicting the characters from his imaginary utopian world of extraterrestrial adventurers, there is a deep and vital questing to connect the imaginary and the tangible worlds.

Customization Options

Size and color is customizable upon request, lead time is 30-60 days. We ship internationally.

Details

  • Creator
    Zhipeng Tan (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 32.68 in. (83 cm)Width: 31.5 in. (80 cm)Depth: 25.6 in. (65 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Brass,Polished
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    2019
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(Limited Edition)
  • Estimated Production Time
    7-8 weeks
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU5588222290842

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $499 $299 In-Home Delivery Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-8 weeks, excluding production time.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Beverly Hills, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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