Category: Structuralism

“Geometry of form and concept. There is a new concern for strong structures.” trendsobserver.com

Ceramics by Leah Kaplan

«Arranged one way, a set of vessels might conjure a cityscape or landscape. Positioned another way, the same pieces can appear more anthropomorphic, suggesting familial relationships or even emotional states.»   Currently, my studio practice follows two distinct, but intertwined, threads: an exploration of light…

Zerezes Sunglasses

«We believe that creating products that last for years and can be repaired is one of the most responsible things we can do as a company to the world» Zerezes started in Rio in 2012, while we were still studying design. We found an American…

Syzygy Eclipe by OS ∆ OOS

«This physical blocking of the light was an important aspect in our concept, where a total of three different lights demonstrate the three different aspects of a syzygy; transit, occultation and eclipse.»   Syzygy Eclipse is a light from the Syzygy series; where each individual…

Round Chair by Mikiya Kobayashi

«And I think Japanese calligraphy is similar to interior design. We can create a good space, by putting beautiful and functional things on it. Japanese calligraphy has developed my sense of balance when designing.»   The Round chair is for TAIYOU&C. TAIYOU&C. is a brand…

BOB the Bench by Kevin Hviid

«It is so important for me to see and touch everything in my design process. Shape, thickness, material and weight are tested again and again, as to get the precise results.»   The bench was created as a showpiece, selected to be presented at RE…

Ocaña chair by Estudio Brana

«They were designed strategically, rationalizing the material, making sure that they do not have any waste since a piece of the bench for children is cut from a large stool.»   To Ocaña stools I have a special affection since they were my first designs…

Cosmo by Studio Kai Linke

«No one before built a lamp out of this material. COSMO lamps are all handmade by a workshop for handicapped people in Germany. That makes me and the workshop quite happy, to be able to produce such an innovative product.»   At the beginning, I started with…

Basso by UTIL

«What is there that makes us disconnect from this overwhelming digital world and allows us to connect and socialize with our friends and family?»   Basso is a mini bar included in the first set of products launched by UTIL last January in Paris. It…