ODD POD explores urban living in the 21st Century

2004 – 2009

Weighing nearly a ton, the sleeping pod floats above the timber floor, in a private apartment on
Newcastle’s Quayside.

Weighing nearly a ton, the sleeping pod floats above the timber floor, in a private apartment on Newcastle’s Quayside. Multi-layered and multi-faceted, the glass forces apart the monocoque shells and
breathes life into the structure and the interior: A translucent crystalline bridge, linking and animating the surfaces.

Latvian birch-faced ply; waste stream float glass; velour fabric; padding; galvanised steel – stress tested fittings; lighting

2.4m diameter x 3.5m long