This year at ICFF, Tom Dixon is showcasing their new furniture, lighting and accessories under the theme of the CLUB. The conventional Gentleman’s club is reworked into a contemporary version of the historic British members club – a modern day home-away- from-home, a plush and cultured haven where pleasure and work collide.
Kyuhyung Cho’s Fade collection of vessels and furniture for the bathroom is a collaboration with Stockholm based designer John Astbury. It consists of 13 pieces derived from the same motif - a low ash table, ash and copper mirror, and a collection of ceramic trays and vessels in parian clay.
In this space full of history, in the middle of the famous Parisian area “Le Marais”, Trendland’s friend Lenny Guerrier, owner of Coincidence Paris combines his knowledge of fashion history, his love for design and his talent to find new designers to collaborate with the Swedish gallery Karlsson & Wickman.
On the occasion of the Salone del Mobile 2014 the installation Animal House has come alive at Viale Umbria 42. A festive caravansary of Marni, where giraffes, ostriches, rabbits, ducks, donkeys and flamingos, made of metal and bright colored PVC, have taken over the space, joining the products of the new limited edition charity project.
German product designers Eva Marguerre and Marcel Besau of Studio Besau-Marguerre create unique visual objects using inventive materials, innovative color schemes and creative staging. The duo’s experimental products are a direct result of two like-minded, yet individually talented designers.
Wood is perhaps the most universal materials that we originally use and reconstruct nowadays. A material so widely used can be hard to update, but Welsh manufacturing company Kronospan did a commendable effort with their latest collaboration titled Fresh 2.