Key facts

Product:
Xbrick
Family:
motu
Manufacturer:
Westermann >
Designer:
wd3 >
Order number:
73004020002
Architonic ID:
1423637
Country:
Germany
Launched:
2017
Manufacturer groups :
Lounge area/Wai...-Modular seating elements >
Lounge area/Waiting room-Ottomans >
Groups:
Lounge area/Wai...-Modular seating elements >
Lounge area/Waiting room-Ottomans >

Product description

H: 500 mm
W: 333 mm
D: 250 mm

This inconceivably simplistic, all-purpose block is a proven versatile piece of furniture. The multifunctional Xbrick is conveniently portable for spontaneous use: It can be used instantaneously as upholstered seating; be converted into a quick storage area; used as a table, basic plinth, footstool, etc. Xbrick becomes a dynamic, flexible companion in every creative environment. In the office world, Xbrick becomes a playful element that can enhance mundane working environments. Xbrick offers the potential to adapt the setting, so as to encourage communication and interaction. This all-rounder is lightweight, solid, water-resistant and can therefore be employed in numerous rejuvenating permutations, taking us beyond the zone of the traditional office*. As we can all appreciate, a fresh vantage, can bring about the opportunity to initiate a favourable change in perspective.

*Xbrick can be used recreationally too – indoor or outdoor, as a sports playmate, used in the gym perhaps or beside the pool, at home or in the kindergarten.

Product variants

Product family

Concept

motu – work in motion

motu sets office furniture in motion. Motion matters! motu takes archetypal pieces of furniture as models and reinterprets their principal features in a refreshingly contemporary manner; reducing units to their core substance, re-equiping them with innovative technology; employing the latest materials. The basic design of the motu office furniture line allows for variability, is ever changeable and customisable, permitting and promoting motion – for the benefit of its users. Users are given freedom of spontaneous movement then, be it if they wish to work sitting down or standing up, on their own, or in teams; ergo, motu – work in motion.

motu – work in motion essentially then, is the impelling motivation behind wp office – products by westermann – the realisation of an office furniture line, to take the design company wd3 forward, bringing on board their collective conceptual experience; integrating know-how of room acoustics for instance, as a functional, integrated aspect of the furniture. Thus, motu offers greater design freedom to architects and upon which building engineering physicists may achieve greater scope by utilising the sound-absorbing qualities of the units. It goes without saying that contemporary technologies; such as, electronic furniture locks are standard and that the motu furniture family speaks a common design language.

motu – work in motion empowers its users. Motion matters! With potential for motion, perspectives and horizons open up, inspiring work. motu assists in the organisation of work with its highly versatile, mobile office structures, which can quickly be turned advantageously into more and more new, strikingly effective landscapes to work within. motu – work in motion.