The Bookshelf *Is The Computer

Many of us put our computers in our bookshelves or hide them away in cabinets or wardrobes that close. Here's a new (to us) twist that actually merges the bookshelf and the computer. Love or hate the look, it's quite an interesting take on the combination of furniture and tech.
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We've heard of uncommon spaces to tuck in computers before, but this is almost bordering on the ridiculous (in a fun way)! The Ontwerpen Cabinet Chair is a fun marriage of bookshelf and computer. While many of us might stick a computer monitor on our bookshelves and pull up a chair (or bookshelves with a desk built-in such as the Crate & Barrel Sloane leaning bookshelf/desk), Ontwerpen's design has the chair and monitor literally inset into the bookshelf.
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What's your take on these crazy mergers of different furniture and tech? Crazy and ugly? It's definitely a fun direction for small space solutions. We'd love to see some other attempts at the implementation/design.

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More on bookshelves as workspaces and hidden/integrated tech from the Unplggd archives

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Bookshelf / computer combinations and transformations
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Hiding away the computer

(Images: Ontwerpen, Albert Law)

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