These furniture pieces take into account the limited square footage of most modern urban dwellings and are both functional and beautiful.

Object-E is an odd looking rocking chair with extended up-right arms that branch out to become a clothes hanger. It's multipurpose function allows the sitter to rock back and forth while airing out the damp clothes above. The rocking chair is part of Seung Yong Song's range of space-saving furniture pieces that refine traditional furniture and “stereotyped function.”

Other pieces in Song's range include chairs that act as shelves and ladders, a lightbox that reveals itself as a cozy rest space, and seats that offer lighting and privacy. The theme behind Song's furniture items is to find “hidden spaces” in every “nook and cranny of the room.” The results are beautifully aesthetic furniture pieces that are more than meets the eye.

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