A single line deformed by its own weight, a reminiscence of a bird which flaps its wings gently toward the horizon. The movement of this mobile is created by the flexibility of the carbon steel in relation to the balancing weight.
Jean Besson hails from and is based in Paris as a designer of furniture. With a piqued interest in balance, Besson also incorporates simplicity and minimalism in his designs. He often works by a mode of subtraction as he questions the particular properties of materials he works with. In doing so, his designs offer ambiguous functions that stimulate the imagination.