One quick glance at the picture below might leave you wondering what you’re actually staring at. Italian designer Davide Conti has created these award-winning optical illusion chairs, called MAGICA and MAGICA2. By replacing two of the chair legs with plexiglass, Conti has created a physics-defying illusion.
His clever design, made using a combination of hardwood and plexiglass, won him a prize at Design Quest's 3rd Furniture Design competition.
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