Pariah S. Burke from TheDesignWeblog wrote a wonderful article about the float bed. I was extremely delighted by so many compliments and the verve of this article.
Max Longin is a German mathematician living and working in northern Denmark. He designed the float bed in 2004 and the stream chair in 2006. A blow-by-blow presentation of his products can be found on his website at www.max-longin.com. Feel free to contact him.