Exocubic Studio

Functional

These are works that fulfill some function beyond pure aesthetics. Click on any image for a larger view.

My blog is overflowing with posts that dig into the details of these projects.

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CinderCone

 

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CinderCone Render - Chimenea designed and rendered in Rhino3d.

 

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CinderCone beauty shot by Jafe Parsons. The CinderCone is a hand-crafted chimenea, fabricated in stainless steel. Cutting edge computer-aided design coupled with traditional craftsmanship yields a unique, enduring design that warms the heart and pleases the eye.

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CinderCone in Action - Photo from the stress-test burn of the first version.

 

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CinderCone in action 2 - A milder, more reasonable fire.

Lots more info on the CinderCone can be found in my blog’s “chimenea” category here.

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I also designed some fire tools to go with the chimenea:

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Fire Tools - Tongs, Poker, and Shovel with "Hive" for storage.

 

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Fire Tools 2 - Tongs, Poker, and Shovel.

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Links bike racks:

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I was commissioned by the City of Loveland, Colorado to design and fabricate a dozen or so bike racks. I ended up with a design based on the iconic bicycle chain. Each rack can have a unique configuration, allowing for a more dynamic look with less repetition than traditional rack groupings.

 

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Here they are finished and installed.

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Flow privacy screen for a private residence:

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These unique geometric panels define the space and accentuate movement and dynamism within it.