happy birthday verner panton

It is almost certainly more by chance than design, but in the week that Verner Panton would have celebrated his

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stockholm february 2011

On his 2009 album “Waxing Gibbous” Falkirk balladeer Malcolm Middleton included the song “Red Travellin’ Socks” a jaunty – if

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christmas vitra dark lime panton chair

If purple is the second colour of mourning; then citrus colours are unquestionably the second colour(s) of Christmas. Be it

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vitra panton chair dark lime

Back in the summer we ran a highly entertaining “Summertime in Dark Lime” Panton Chair Cocktail competition. The judging was

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Last August we made an ill-fated trip to Copenhagen and CODE 10. A trip that caused us to ponder the

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The winner the Dark Lime Vitra Panton Chair Summer Cocktail Competition is Alessandro Barison. Congratulations !!! His “Spritz Upgrade” –

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

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

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Summer. Sun. Cocktails. In order to allow you to enjoy this combination to the full (smow) are giving away a

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For all those looking to make their summer balcony even more exclusive, Vitra are currently offering the Panton Chair in

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One of the most famous – and arguably professionally relevant – phases in Verner Panton’s life was his journeys through

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Ida Engholm, forskningslektor ved Dansk Center for Designforskning er kurator for den akutuelle Pantonudstilling på den danske ambassade i Berlin.

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I 1962 mødtes Verner Panton og Marianne Pherson Oertenheim under en ferie på Tenerife, og to år senere blev parret

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This past Friday the Danish Embassy in Berlin opened an exhibition devoted to the work of Verner Panton – from

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As already stated our visit to Copenhagen and CORE 10 was without question one of our more disappointing trips. Largely

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For one of Denmark’s most celebrated designers Verner Panton spent considerably little time in Denmark; and many most of his

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It may not be the most universally recognised example of either Charles Eames‘ nor Eero Saarinen‘s canon however their 1940

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Although in the course of his career Verner Panton worked with numerous designer furniture producers, his name is undoubtedly most

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On Saturday 20.03.2010 the latest Vitra Design Museum exhibition “The Essence of Things. Design and the Art of Reduction” officially

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As many of you will be aware, the construction of the VitraHaus was not without it’s controversy. For all the

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There is little doubt as to who the most popular furniture producers with the exhibitors here in Köln are…. Vitra

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From experience we can confirm that photographing furniture is not the easiest job in the world. And getting a picture

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One of the joys of being involved in the designer furniture industry is that every now and again one is

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It’s not all hard work you know. Just read a nice little article on dutch design portal design.nl in which

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It’s an oldie, but still a goodie and a story we want to quickly share with all who don’t know

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