Pacific Chair by Barber Osgerby, as seen at Vitra - Work, Orgatec 2016

When we spoke with Vitra’s Chief Sales Officer Josef Kaiser at NeoCon Chicago he told us that at “Orgatec 2016

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Clown optic - Not good. Textile - very good.

Upon seeing Rui Alves’s Bridge armchair prototype at IMM Cologne 2015 we commented on the unfamiliar, and for us not

Tagged with: , ,

Vitra Charles and Ray Eames EA 101, 102 104

Older readers will remember how last year one of the Vitra Senior Manager’s quoted from this blog in his pre-fair

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Jens Risom Lounge Chair Knoll

Those still looking for a New Year’s Resolution could do worse than to promise to try to maybe visit more

Tagged with: , , , ,

barber osgerby olympic torch

As reported elsewhere in these pages, there is a great deal of hope in the UK that the 2012 Summer

Tagged with: , , ,

V&A Museum London British Design 1948-2012 Innovation in the Modern Age architecture

At the end of March the V&A Museum London opened the exhibition “British Design 1948-2012. Innovation in the Modern Age”,

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

The London 2012 Olympic Torch by Barber Osgerby

London based design studio Barber Osgerby stands as a testament to the fact that high quality work will always win

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,

Until July 31st we are giving readers the chance to win a limited edition Dark Lime Panton Chair. In effect

Tagged with: , , , , ,

Waver by Konstantin Grcic for Vitra

At the 2011 Milan Furniture Fair Vitra are presenting a range of new products from designers including Konstantin Grcic, Antonio

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

Fire & Swedish design: Simple, natural and functional

Ask most people to name a Danish furniture designer and they will probably reply Verner Panton or Arne Jacobsen. Ask

Tagged with: , , , , ,

Saturn by

On Wednesday a tweet fluttered into our (smow)twitter from @imm_cologne with the information that the Munich based producer ClassiCon had

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,