The sights and sounds of Milan can be overwhelming, but in amongst the noise was a stand with elegant and eye-catching product. ADR editor Aleesha Callahan chatted to the founder of LA-based lighting and furniture brand Atelier de Troupe, Gabriel Abrahams, to find out about the mid-century influences and how it all got started with Ace Hotels.
Taking inspiration from the well-known plastic shell chair, Schiavello has released its new MR Chair, designed by Mario Ruiz. Driven by concepts of timelessness and nostalgia, the MR Chair doesn’t shy away from its source of inspiration, giving it a contemporary update along with a range of customisations.
The NONOTO seating collection of chairs and bar stools, designed by Läufer + Keichel for Zeitraum, features perfectly balanced strength, weight and ultimate seating comfort. NONOTO has an unplugged design that is brought to life using cutting edge CNC technology. The unique junction between frame and backrest lends the NONOTO a sculptural character. A ring […]
‘Featherston’ is richly illustrated monograph on Grant Featherston, best known for his Contour chairs and creator of hundreds of mid-century designs.
Every week in our Q&ADR column, ADR interviews an architect, designer, object maker or industry person about who they are beyond the work – their life, inspiration, challenges and aspirations. This week we catch up with Anne-Claire Petre, a furniture designer and founder of anaca studio, to talk about the Australian furniture industry and taking the leap to […]
When Bill Stumpf and Don Chadwick designed Aeron, they combined a deep knowledge of human-centered design with innovative, never-before-seen technology to deliver a chair unlike any other. Now Aeron has been remastered—ergonomically, functionally, anthropometrically, and environmentally—for today’s work and workers. When Aeron debuted in 1994 it was a chair unlike any the world had ever […]
Celebrating the regional issue and supporting homelessness, Marcus Piper teamed up with furniture maker Chris Nicholson to create the Mezzanine stool.
REMO, designed by award-winning international designer Konstantin Grcic for Plank, is a versatile, stackable polypropylene chair for indoor or outdoor use. In stock now, the REMO chair features a T-shaped back that is available in 12 exciting colours, including: black, white, basalt grey, signal grey, green blue, yellow grey, avion blue, fern green, oxide red, […]
Say ‘Thonet’ and the refined elegance of the bentwood chair springs instantly to mind. Lauded for a simplicity of form that belies its strength, the Thonet Bentwood chair is as robust as it is graceful, classic and unabashedly a champion for the tactility and warmth of wood. It is not surprising then, that when Thonet […]