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Karakter just reintroduces multi-faceted and versatile Square system by Joe Colombo presented at Moda 10/10 exhibition during Paris Design Week from 3th to 12th september. Colombo (1930-1971) believed in democratic, functional design. Flexible and convertible furniture meant to be used in many different ways – all for the benefit of the user. Square is just that. Lire la suite…

 

TUBE chair by Eugeni quitllet for Mobles 114 foto 5

For the 10/10 anniversary exhibition presented by Moda InternationalEugeni Quitllet and Mobles 114 unveil a world preview of the Tube chair on Saturday 5th September. Through its weightlessness and tubular structure, the Catalan designer shakes up modern vocabulary to design a chair foreshadowed by Marcel Breuer and Mallet-Stevens. A seat that Eugeni Quitllet sums up as “the best example of the production of an idea.”  Lire la suite…

 

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Quirky and slightly off. Floor lamp with a quirky anatomy – deliberately proportioned with a somewhat nervous balance. The design derived from wanting to illuminate two areas in close proximity; two sides of a sofa or both an armchair and a desk. It was crucial to the design to keep all elements as delicate as physics could possibly allow. The long arms create a contradictory, almost nervous balance and the design language dictates a personality that can only be described as: Awkward. Lire la suite…

 

Theo Richardson, Charles Brill and Alexander Williams founded Rich Brilliant Willing in New York, in 2007. Rich Brilliant Willing designs and manufactures LED fixtures for hospitality, workplace, and residential projects. Driven by technology, simplicity & creativity, the studio merges the industrial and the elegant, engineering warm, dimmable lighting solutions that are as beautiful as they are innovative. The results are intelligent and iconic, simple yet expressive. The inventory ranges from low-key staple pieces—minimalist wall-mounted sconces and ceiling fixtures—to arresting statement pieces that are as sculptural as they are functional. All RBW fixtures are UL listed, built in Brooklyn, and ready within 1 to 3 weeks. Custom pieces are available upon request.

Today, the RBW team includes a global distribution network of partners and a second location, “Suite 707,” a trade-dedicated showroom in Manhattan. The brand’s accolades include a place on Forbes’ 30 under 30 Art & Design list and the International Contemporary Furniture Fair’s Best New Designer Award. The studio has shown in Wallpaper’s Handmade exhibition and two editions of Salone del Mobile’s Euroluce. RBW has also been nominated for the nation’s highest design distinction, the Cooper Hewitt National Design Award.

 

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Jacques Barret has been a creative bridge between France and the USA for over ten years and therefore kicks off by inviting Bassam Fellows to Galerie Triode at 28 rue Jacob. The duo’s holistic lifestyle concept is revealed combining architectural minimalism and artisan philosophy. This includes the Spingle chair that has just been selected by french chef Inaki Aizpitarte for his new restaurant Le Chabanais in London. Lire la suite…

 

BLOOM okby Eugeni Quitllet with Vondom 7

The union between Eugeni Quitllet and Vondom continues to flourish with the outdoor lamp Bloom, “A giant garden lamp blooming with light by night and a flower pot by day.” With the same vigour, the Africa and Wall Street chairs, the Mari-sol table and the Bum Bum collection unveiled in 2014 are now available offering a range of furniture with sculpturally fluid features.  Lire la suite…

 

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From 3rd September to 3rd October, Moda presents 10/10, a wonderful exhibition, in the true sense of the term, designed with the French trendsetter François Bernard: 10 key contemporary design projects with their sights set on excellence to enchant visitors, attract curiosity, understand our era and celebrate 10 years of Moda for Paris Design Week.

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1 VK1 BY AEDLE with eugeni Quitllet Classic2-HR

Eugeni Quitllet just won a new Red Dot Design Award for his VK-1 headphones with french brand Aëdle. The true DNA of headphones in a nutshell, the Catalan designer reviews the technical and emotional codes for mobility with Aëdle like a brief résumé of the history of music. Gracefully sleek, produced in fine, quietly nostalgic materials (leather and aluminium), VK-1 is a universal and absolutely timeless archetype, willing to be rescaled in the future.

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We experience moments of intense and unique sound and film it with our smartphone or GoPro. What if we could now record it with incredible 3D quality and immediately share it wherever we are? Hot on the heels of the Boom Boom Bluetooth speakers, Binauric launches OpenEars available to pre-purchase on Kickstarter 27 th May ! Lire la suite…

 

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From June 11th Triode launches two new exhibitions devoted to the new faces of American design, including one off-site at KKDC/OBUMEX. Jacques Barret has been a creative bridge between France and the USA for over ten years and therefore kicks off by inviting Bassam Fellows to Galerie Triode at 28 rue Jacob. The duo’s holistic lifestyle concept is revealed combining architectural minimalism and artisan philosophy. This includes the Tractor Stool (photo above) whose success is far from waning. The same goes for Rosi Li who trained at the Rhode Island School of Design. She has just founded her own studio to develop lights and bespoke objects that she self-produces or designs for companies like Roll & Hill. Her unique style blends mathematical precision with sensual environments. Off-site, the KKDC/OBUMEX showroom at 20, passage Dauphine accommodates the rest of the Triode selection with the young manufacturer Rich Brilliant Willing established in 2007 To be expected as the two brands share the same love of LEDs and contemporary lighting. Rich Brilliant Willing will unveil a large panel from its elegant and equally technical range. The preview of these two parallel and neighbouring exhibitions will take place on Thursday 11th June from 7pm.  Lire la suite…