P032 ABSTRACT VT LazzChair Design concept for VT LazzChair is virtual therapy which symbolizes the digital world and rejuvenation needed for the mental and physical sake of users. The design of VT LazzChair includes digital technology such as artificial intelligence (AI) with traditional materials such as rattan to preserve the authenticity of Malay furniture. VT LazzChair is a versatile furniture which can be used for both leisure and work which makes it a cost effective furniture as users don’t have to buy two types of furniture to suit different purposes. The main material uses is rattan which can be easily find across Malaysia and it is also known to be a highly durable material that can last up to 10 years with good care. Locally, rattan furniture pricked up interest of users as it adds accent and warmth to a room where it gives off nostalgic feeling towards Malaysians whereas internationally rattan is considered as an exotic form of furniture which gives of focal point towards the living area for uniqueness. Aside from that, the usage of rattan in VT Lazzchair also creates job opportunity for local people as well as increase the awareness of the important in preserving traditional Malay skills. The rattan in VT LazzChair uses a weaving technique called Laris Andik which imitates the structure of Bakawali leaves which is also the main inspiration for the design. Features such as cup holder and brake which allows users to rock and stop the chair whenever convenient makes the intersection between traditional and technology possible. In conclusion, VT LazzChair is a furniture where past meets present and while it is inspired by the past through its Bakawali motives and rattan usage, it is not restrained by it as there is room for technology through its features. We as designers believed that past and present can coexist together by reinterpreting the past so that is stays relevant for the future.