Stockwerk by Meike Harde appears to negate its material properties. Instead of acting like a hard surface, Stockwerk collapses down like folded paper.

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Surprisingly, the shelf needs no assembly, either. The nature of its design allows it to fold and unfold simply using piano hinges. It self stabilizes and creates a system that’s complex in design but simple in execution and function. Plus, it’s customizable because you can fold down some shelves and leave others open.

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Stockwerk Foldable Bookcase in home furnishings  Category

Photos by Johannes Höller.