Design Category

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Konstantin Grcics first design for Artek is a circular birch swivel chair

Milan 2014: industrial designer Konstantin Grcic has created a birch chair with a circular seat and splayed legs, his first design킠for Finnish furniture company Artek.

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Scholten & Baijings carve geometric patterns into marble table collection

Milan 2014:킠Dutch studio Scholten & Baijings has designed a series of킠marble킠tables decorated with engraved geometric patterns that contrast with the natural veined surface of the stone. Disassembled tables

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Nendo extends Peg furniture collection for Cappellini

Milan 2014: Japanese design studio Nendo has unveiled several new pieces to accompany the Peg armchair it produced last year for Italian brand Cappellini킠(+ slideshow). Peg sofa table

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Doshi Leviens Almora lounge chair for B&B Italia feels like being “wrapped in a soft, warm blanket”

Milan 2014: Anglo-Indian design duo Doshi Levien has created a lounge chair for B&B Italia based on memories of a trip to the Himalaya mountains in India (+ interview).

Wednesday 16 April, 2014

UNStudios Gemini chair “allows a variety of seating positions” for working or lounging

Milan 2014: Dutch architecture firm UNStudio has revealed a chair with an S-shaped seat that allows its user to move from sitting upright to relaxing with a leg up킠(+ slideshow).

Monday 14 April, 2014

YOY brings “humour to an ordinary room” with light that projects its shade

Milan 2014: Japanese design studio YOY presented a lamp킠that projects the shape of a shade onto a wall and a rug that doubles as a chair킠in Milan this week (+ slideshow).

Monday 14 April, 2014

Marc Thorpe reimagines garden vine to create steel table

Milan 2014: Brooklyn-based designer Marc Thorpe is showing a range of tables inspired by leaves and stems in Milan this year (+ slideshow).

Sunday 13 April, 2014

Fairytale-inspired chair shrouds the sitter with a red hood

Milan 2014: German designer Hanna Emelie Ernsting has developed a chair with an integrated red blanket that wraps around the sitter like Little Red Riding Hood’s cape (+ slideshow).

Saturday 12 April, 2014

David Adjaye shows Washington Collection for Knoll in new colours

Milan 2014: architect David Adjaye킠is showing his debut furniture collection for Knoll in Milan this week, which is now available in new colours.

Saturday 12 April, 2014

Radar chairs by Claesson Koivisto Rune channel conversation

Milan 2014: Swedish design studio킠Claesson Koivisto Rune has launched a range of chairs with winged backrests designed to create a “room within a room” in Milan this week.