Unusual, yet eye-catching, the Armadillo Tea Canopy can be setup and used as just a quiet place for relaxation, with tables placed underneath, or if the occasion calls, a small concert. It’s comprised of five molded shells connected using modular components that can be expanded with ease. This free-standing structure eliminates the need for third-party materials, and the shells themselves can be finished to the buyer’s liking, with oiled plywood, PVDF-coated timber composite, etc. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
“Additionally, all the shell fixings, foot brackets, and structural stiffeners are made from brass and bronze. It’s certainly an interesting concept in the design world from architect Ron Arad. Time will tell if it catches enough traction to make it into production,” according to Hi Consumption.