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Wed 16.1.

imm cologne 2013: ‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona (ES)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 16.01.2013 - Tagged as: , , ,

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona (ES)

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona (ES)

Konstantin Grcic’s ‘Bench B’ is a modular seating system that’s like a one-seater side chair that can expand, all but extruded, to a long bench of up to six meters. Bench B is part of BD Barcelona’s Extrusions collection. It can be used indoors or outdoors, it can have arms or not, and it can be upholstered or left with a pure aluminium finish.

 

 

“I think we have created a kit of parts which can be turned to very different typologies or uses of this bench.” says Grcic. “What is interesting in this bench is that it makes reference to a very famous piece of furniture: The Barcelona Chair designed by Mies van der Rohe. I think it is interesting to make this reference in design. Design is not about inventing new things all the time, design is an evolution of things.”

 

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

 

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

 

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

‘Bench B’ by Konstantin Grcic for BD Barcelona

 

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