A few simple adjustments and you can transform
the flip around chair from the key keeping tray in the hallway, to the table holding your afternoon coffee and into a surprisingly comfortable stool. A new multi functional piece of furniture ...
Eero Saarinen vowed to address the "ugly, confusing,
unrestful world" he observed underneath chairs and tables the so called "slum of legs." A five year design investigation led him to the revolutionary Pedestal Collection, introduced in 1958.
Inspired by the play of warp and weft
in woven fabric, Tokujin Yoshioka wanted to use this stylistic symbol typical of his culture, weaving, and thus recreated it in the Ami Ami chair and table whose name in Japanese literally ...
Born in the Netherlands in 1963, Marcel Wanders has made a great impact in contemporary Dutch design with his architectural and interior design projects. He graduated from the School of the Arts Arnhem in 1988 and was among the generation of designers and conceptual artists that formed the Droog design collective in the 1990s. Wanders has won numerous awards and his products are exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and the Vitra Design Museum. He is a co-founder and art director of the design company Moooi, which originated from his old company, Wanders Wonders.