Cooper Hewitt Cubebot


Designer David Weeks
Manufacturer Areaware x Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Country United States
Material Wood and elastic
Cubebot® is a wooden toy robot inspired by Japanese Shinto Kumi-ki puzzles. This exclusive Cooper Hewitt Cubebot is made from wood and elastic. Cubebot can be positioned to hold dozens of poses. When it's time to rest, Cubebot folds back into a perfect cube. A classic toy for all ages that will endure generations of play.

Based in New York City, Areaware produces everyday objects that are functional yet unusual. Its goal is to create thoughtful products that inspire an emotional response.