- In this Conversation Piece series, we take a look at 10 statement chairs that are sure to turn heads and get tongues wagging.
This fiberglass-and-resin piece was created by Konstantin Grcic.
Designed by Jerszy Seymour in 2004 / Polypropylene with fiberglass reinforcement.
Folding rule manufactured of fibreglass-reinforced polyamide, which gives increased resistance to moisture. Metric scale in black on both sides and red decimetre figures.
A roster of illustrious designers created pieces in solid black Nero Marquina marble for Avenue Road. Form meets function especially well in Lovegrove’s sculptural bookends.
Designed by Philippe Starck in 2002 / Polycarbonate mold
Designed by Ross Lovegrove for Louis Poulsen, Aeros is an ethereal, floating object with an exquisitely perforated surface at once luminous and shielded. Aeros exudes a mystique reminiscent of Byzantine decoration, while maintaining a distinct ultramodern feel.
When these conceptual cocoons appeared at the Milan Furniture Fair, they seemed like Toltec-scaled artifacts hauled back from an exploratory voyage deep into the uncharted head-waters of Urquiola’s creative flow—elegantly minimal geodesic forms wrapped in an explosion of color, pattern, and texture. Year's later, the remote tropical jungle outpost of Urquiola’s ingenuity remains unscathed.