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Barca by Jacob Joergensen

The Barca bench by Jacob Joergensen, was a Gold Leaf winner for innovation at the IFDA (International Furniture Design Competition Asahikawa).

Barca, design by Jacob Joergensen

Surf Sunbed Lounge from Paola Lenti

Sunbed for outdoors with three different positions for the backrest and upholstered in Paola Lenti’s signature Rope fabric. Surf is available in a selection of 12 colours.

Surf, by Francesco Rota, for Paola Lenti

Three Champagne Glasses by Michael Anastassiades

Three Champagne Glasses and One Water Glass, by Michael Anastassiades

Two Lamps by Life Goods

Simple, functional lamp with the flashlight backup option for sudden power failures. The metaphor and the cone shape glow pushes all the right buttons.

Two Lamps by Life Goods

Branch Outdoor Lighting from Modular Lighting Instruments

Branch is a true self-build system with which unique configurations can be created according to a user’s own needs. The starting point is always the organic and sloping base structure consisting of lacquered plastic polycarbonate, and available in khaki and mat black structure.
By means of one universal connector, different ‘branches’ can be attached to one another. The organic shape of the unit ensures that Branch becomes one with its surroundings, nature, and in addition to its functional significance, also gives a decorative spirit to the outdoor surroundings. Having the courage to combine, has created an individual, unique tree structure with lateral branches.

Branch, by Rotorgroup, for Modular Lighting Instruments

Tavolo Basso by Dieter de Haas

Tavolo Basso, by Dieter de Haas, for FORMvorRAT

HP04 Kast Een Shelf by e15

Kast is made from solid European oak or powder coated aluminium and is available in various colours. The best aspect of this system is the ability to store and yet keep the items discreet. This is furniture as architectural element.

HP04 Kast Een, HP05 Kast Twee, HP06 Kast Drie, by Hans de Pelsmacker, for e15
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Sconfine—Lines, Spheres & Cubes from Zumtobel

“Light lines, light spheres, light cubes – objects clearly defined in terms of geometry, which can be used flexibly according to the principle of modularity. This ensures that every time new lighting units and lighting installations originate, matched to the respective room situation. Carefully composed and accurately defined details create an interplay of brightness, shadow and colours – dynamic tools for interiors addressing people’s emotions.”
- Matteo Thun

The luminaire range includes ceiling-mounted, wall-mounted and pendant luminaires. Chrome in various forms is part of the luminaire design, establishing the creative link throughout the range.

Sconfine, LINEA, CUBO & SFERA by Matteo Thun, for Zumtobel

Corallo Rattan Coat Hanger by Gervasoni

Coat hanger in natural mixed rattan core; available in unfinished version or stained: coral and green.

Corallo Coat Hanger, by Michael Sodeau, for Gervasoni

Mirrored Pendant Light by Michael Anastassiades

A simple pendant light made from a mirrored glass tube in both a smooth and fluted version.

Mirrored Pendant Light, by Michael Anastassiades

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