Book Cart for NYPL & DOC
in collaboration with Joel Stoehr's Furniture Design Studio.
floating, see-through wooden shelves, mask and lighten a welded steel armature.
front- and side-accessible shelves make the cart approachable from multiple directions: an essential feature when corridor space is tight.
maple-wrapped handles provide a lasting touchpoint that's sympathetic to hands.
reclined shelves, following the tapered frame, make sure the books stay put while their spines are angled up towards the patron, relieving the need to crouch while browsing.
oversized, non-deflating casters overcome difficult floors while eliminating need for maintenance.