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French creator and designer José Lévy introduces the first ever furniture collection to be produced in traditional tatami. Following his firework-inspired collection for Monoprix last winter, he makes mats fly this year at the Maison et Objet fair presenting a world debut with the Japanese manufacturer Daiken, a leading home building materials company in Japan. There is a complete range of furniture: Sofa, armchair, bench seats, stools, side tables, a storage cabinet and shelving, launching this material typically found on the ground into a state of weightlessness. A change of function was requested by Daiken in order to consider this material in a new light and move away from its traditional use. The collection will be available right after the fair at Joyce Gallery 168 rue de Valois in Paris (1er) Lire la suite…