CATable 1.0 by LYCS Architecture
Designer: RUAN Hao
Design Team: RUAN Hao, LAI Zhenyu, LIN Jingrui
People who live with cat/s always has those kind of experiences：
1. Putting away the cat from your lap-top was like a sentimental ritual of temporary farewell.
2. A proper sized hole could be so irresistible to cats. Their curiosity would be greatly satisfied through repetitively exploring the unknown path behind the hole.
The design of CATable was a fusion of those experiences, as well a locus where the interaction occurs.It is a table for us ,and a paradise for cats.
“It’s the ultimate blogger desk: play with your cat and get some writing done at the same time. When you’re ready for a break, just scoop the feline out and put it back on your lap.” TIME’s news story commented on this popular CATable at its first appearance to the world in 2014 Milan Design Week.
It is all handmade, out of two pieces of solid Tectona Grandis
CATable is a locus where the interaction of people and cats occurs. It is a stylish working table for cat lovers, a paradise for cats and a great piece of art work for collection.
It is all handmade, out of two pieces of solid Tectona Grandis, carved and polished by local craftsman with great care and attention.
CATable and it’s designer Ruan Hao (LYCS Architecture), was honored “Innovator For Animals Award” By PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).
Measures 150cm long x 70cm, wide x 78cm, high(18cm thickness).
Weight 55 kg (121 lbs).
If you share your home with a cat then the CATable is definitely required equipment!