Posts tagged as 'Dutch design'

'Hurricane' table by Reinier Bosch

‘Hurricane’ table by Reinier Bosch

Dutch designer Reinier Bosch aims to pay homage to the traditional hand-woven fabrics, pleated skirts, and tribal culture of the Miao people, a minority group in southern China, with a series of furnishings for the Pearl Lam Gallery.

 

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Thu 24.4.

Milan Design Week 2014: 010-020

Posted by Walter Phillips on 24.04.2014 - Tagged as:

Photos: Koen Olieslagers.

Photos: Koen Olieslagers.

The organizers of the 010-020 exhibition in Milan sent us images showing the work of seven young studios who, while differing in their approaches, all share a common ground; they call the Netherlands home. Brand new prototypes and recent products from each studio provide a refreshing insight into a new generation of Dutch designers.

 

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Sun 6.4.

The Firestarters: Harrie Leenders

Posted by Walter Phillips on 06.04.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

Harrie Leenders company director Bart Leenders is wont to take off to such far-flung places as the northern wilds of Scandinavia and Canada, where back-to-basics living indulges his passion for fire

Harrie Leenders company director Bart Leenders is wont to take off to such far-flung places as the northern wilds of Scandinavia and Canada, where back-to-basics living indulges his passion for fire

What do you do if you love fire? Why, head up a fireplace manufacturer, of course. Bart Leenders, son of Harrie Leenders – founder of the eponymous Dutch woodburning-stove producer – knows a thing or two about combustion, heading off regularly into the wilderness to bring fire into the homes of his customers. (by Simon Keane-Cowell)

 

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Fri 30.11.

‘Pole’ chair by Paul Nederend for Odesi (NL)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 30.11.2012 - Tagged as: , , , ,

Detail view of the ‘Pole’ chair by Paul Nederend

Dutch designer Paul Nederend has collaborated with The Hague-based furniture brand Odesi on this brightly-coloured easy chair called ‘Pole’. Composed of an European oak frame produced employing traditional techniques, the chair is upholstered in the much-praised high-wearability Hallingdal fabric by Kvadrat. The chair is available in four colour versions: yellow, green, light-grey or dark-grey. (more…)

'Shift' sideboard by design duo Scholten & Baijings for Pastoe

The Dutch manufacturer Pastoe has launched this new ‘Shift’ sideboard developed by the design duo Scholten & Baijings at this year’s Design Post at imm cologne. The overlapping sliding doors of the cabinet create an interesting effect, due to the varied gradient of the colours of the semitransparent acrylate.

 

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Gravity Stool by Jolan van der Wiel

Looking at the Dutch designer Jolan van der Wiel‘s installation at the imm talent show [D³] Contest, the spectator is captivated undecidedly, if the artpiece is the production tool or the product itself – only to decide that they both are….

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'Dutch Tap Water' carafes by Lotte de Raadt; photo by Maarten de Raadt

To raise environmental awareness and draw attention to the green credentials as well as far-reaching benefits of relinquishing the bottle and switching back to the tap, the young Dutch designer and recent Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Lotte de Raad has created this series of three simple glass carafes whose lid references the origins of the water they’re intended for. (more…)

Tue 15.11.

‘SM05′ chair by Cees Braakman re-released by Pastoe (NL)

Posted by Malgorzata Stankiewicz on 15.11.2011 - Tagged as: , , , , ,

'SM05' chair by Cees Braakman, re-released by Pastoe

The Dutch furniture manufacturer Pastoe has reissued an updated version of this classic wire chair created for the company by Cees Braakman (1917-1995) in 1958. ‘SM05′, which at the time of its introduction was one of the first chairs to be manufactured from steel wire in its entirety, has been adapted to fit current sensibilities – ‘slightly elevated and thus adapted to the present time, people being taller now than in the past’ and is available in either black or white finish. (more…)

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