Can You Sit on This Chair Without Falling on Your Butt?

This peculiar chair, called the An Lena chair, was created by Simone Harbert as part of a student exhibition at the Burg Giebichenstein College of Art and Design in Germany.

The piece was a commentary on parasitism, as it supported itself from gripping two surfaces: the floor and the wall (I know, I know, I didn't understand it either - anyhoo, the student expo is about Parasites & Hybrids).

But the bigger question is, without looking at Simone's website, would you say that the chair will be able to support your body? Or would you fall flat on your butt if you try to sit on it? - via MoCo Loco

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It's much like a ladder- 2 legs on the ground and the other contact points on the wall. It would hold as long as the bottom legs don't skid out
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it's same concept as if you were leaning your chair on its back legs and propped yourself against a wall. you wouldn't fall until you exceeded the weight ratio at 45 degrees. but this chair has little rubber stoppers, so it adds to the friction, and you are supported on the back AND the bottom, so no. everyone here is right. you won't fall.
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