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Emeco @ Salone del Mobile 2019

Stand design for Emeco at the 2019 Salone del Mobile in Milano launching new collections by Jasper Morrison and Barber Osgerby along with a range of updated products chosen to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the manufacturer of the legendary all aluminium Navy Chair.

Anton Lorenz @ Vitra Design Museum

In celebration of the 100 yr. Bauhaus anniversary displays and graphics for a Vitra Design Museum Schaudepot presentation of entrepreneur and designer Anton Lorenz who was early to recognise the potential of tubular steel furniture and involved in production, design, and establishment of patents and royalty agreements with designers such as Mart Stam and Marcel Breuer before generating a second career in the US developing products such as the eponymous reclining flip-up TV lounger marketed under a number of brands which could be found in just about every post-war home in North America and still going strong. Assisted by Sharmila Sandrasegar and on view until May 19th, 2019.

Novembergruppe @ the Berlinische Galerie

Eight new rooms with custom displays and colours were created at the Berlinische Galerie to show over 120 works by 69 artists and architects of the Novembergruppe, including works by Hannah Höch, George Grosz, László Moholy-Nagy, Theo van Doesburg, Kurt Schwitters, Max Taut, Otto Dix, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Rudolf Belling, and other less known and rarely seen installations such as these wooden sculptures by Ewald Matare originally presented in 1923. Closed on March 11th, 2019

Emeco House and Factory

Working with Emeco Industries – fabricators of the eponymous all-aluminium Navy Chair developed in the 1940s with more recent  and ongoing collaborations with architects and designers including Jasper Morrison, Ettore Sottsass, and Frank Gehry – on renovations to their factory building in Hanover, Pennsylvania, as well as the complete regeneration of an existing building in Venice, Los Angeles to create studio, showroom, exhibition, and garden spaces, combined with 2 apartments with interconnected living and dining areas for the short term stays of staff and guests. Under construction.

Coastal Cabin

A private residence on the rugged Pacific Coast north of the City of Vancouver. In planning.

Martianna Table

Table in solid birch with linoleum surfaces designed and produced for a Berlin couple who needed a sturdy work desk and larger dining table but not necessarily at the same time. Further units can be added to the moveable desktop shelf to add more storage. Available from the studio.

Sustainable Presentation

See an interview with Oli Stratford of Disegno on the ‘Sustainable Presentation’ stand designs for Emeco in Stockholm, New York, Köln, and Chicago here.

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