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'Press Room Chair' for UNESCO by Gerrit Rietveld

‘Press Room Chair’ for UNESCO by Gerrit Rietveld

Originally designed in 1958 for the UNESCO building in Paris, architect and designer Gerrit Rietveld’s unique ‘Press Room Chair’ combines comfort with Rietveld’s well-known geometric style.

 

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Tue 4.11.

‘UPJ’ chair by Gaetano Pesce for B&B Italia (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 04.11.2014 - Tagged as: ,

'UPJ' chair by Gaetano Pesce for B&B Italia

‘UPJ’ chair and ottoman by Gaetano Pesce for B&B Italia

Italian designer Gaetano Pesce’s iconic UP chair, first created in 1969, is now available in a junior version, the ‘UPJ’.

 

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Mon 3.11.

Boffi: Celebrating Eighty Years of Emotional Solutions

Posted by Walter Phillips on 03.11.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

‘Salinas’ by Patricia Urquiola is characterised by non-traditional structure, modules and materials

‘Salinas’ by Patricia Urquiola is characterised by non-traditional structure, modules and materials

On a family holiday to Lake Garda as a teenager, staying near the town of Malcesine, I discovered a design store that seemed to house all the contemporary design I had only ever seen before in books. The shop owner took to my enthusiasm and gave me a bag full of books on Italian design, providing me with a great snapshot of the key design movements and brands that have shaped Italy’s design culture. (by Alex Bradley)

 

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Wed 29.10.

‘Mudéjar’ partition screen by Siba Sahabi (NL)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 29.10.2014 - Tagged as:

'Mudéjar' partition screen by Siba Sahabi, photo: Lisa Klappe

‘Mudéjar’ partition screen by Siba Sahabi, photo: Lisa Klappe

Siba Sahabi’s ‘Mudéjar’ room divider is inspired by the Moorish architecture of 12th to 17th century Southern Spain.

 

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Tue 28.10.

‘OS-F’ desk by Oliver Conrad (DE)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 28.10.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

'OS-F' desk by Oliver Conrad

‘OS-F’ desk by Oliver Conrad

It’s the thoughtful extras that make ‘OS-F’, a desk by designer Oliver Conrad, special. A cutout in the desktop lets cables, for desk lamps, computers and other devices, disappear. An internal cable collector provides enough space for a long power strip or power supplies.

 

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Fri 24.10.

‘Sparkle Lounge’ by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell (IT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.10.2014 - Tagged as: ,

'Sparkle Lounge' by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell

‘Sparkle Lounge’ by Tokujin Yoshioka with Kartell

Designer Tokujin Yoshioka has created an installation for the annual Tokyo Midtown Design Touch exhibition using Sparkle, a collection of crystal-like stools and tables he designed for Italian design brand Kartell.

 

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'Cantilevered Paper Worktables' by Stephanie Forsythe & Todd MacAllen for Molo

‘Cantilevered Paper Worktables’ by Stephanie Forsythe & Todd MacAllen for Molo

Vancouver-based molo’s installation at Orgatec 2014, created entirely with eye-catching, rich, black paper, includes a new cantilevered worktable that flat packs to be stored away when not in use.

 

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Wed 22.10.

‘Mona’ lights by Lucie Koldova for Brokis (CZ)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 22.10.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

'Mona' lights by Lucie Koldova for Brokis

‘Mona’ lights by Lucie Koldova for Brokis

Building on the penetrating-form concept she created for the Capsula light for Brokis in 2013, Lucie Koldova has now created a series of futuristic bell-shaped glass lamps for the Czech design brand.

 

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