Posts tagged as 'vernacular'

The History Chair by Cathal Loughnane & Peter Sheehan

The History Chair by Cathal Loughnane & Peter Sheehan

A smooth solid ash frame and thin leather seat distinguish The History Chair, the outcome of a long standing collaboration between Design Partners’ creative director Cathal Loughnane, and former partner and creative director Peter Sheehan, aided by Design Partners’ engineering manager, James Lynch.

 

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Irish design studio Superfolk's collection, 2010

Irish design studio Superfolk's collection, 2010

Dublin-based independent design studio Superfolk is showing its Irish-vernacular-inspired range of furniture at this year’s Stockholm Furniture Fair.

Stools by Superfolk, 2010

Stools by Superfolk, 2010

Founded in 2008 and led by Gearoid Muldowney, Superfolk takes a ludic, but respectful, approach to its design work, referencing the richness of Irish rural life in terms of land, livestock and weather.

Table by Superfolk, 2010

Table by Superfolk, 2010

The studio is committed to using materials drawn from sustainable Irish sources, in as an innovative way as possible.

 

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Table by Superfolk, 2010

Table by Superfolk, 2010