Every year, journalists make the pilgrimage to Milan in the hope of finding products that are unique, that offer a new typology, and that may very well one day revolutionize the way we live. It’s a tall order—and one that rarely is fulfilled. At today’s press preview of British manufacturer Established & Sons' fifth collection, designer Sam Hecht sat down with Dwell to discuss a new piece, Table. Bench. Chair. Most likely too quiet to revolutionize the entirety of home furnishings, the new piece nonetheless offers something most unusual—furniture that doesn’t do anything, but rather, everything.
April 22, 2009