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How do you design a conference chair to suggest comfort but also symbolise distinctiveness and clarity? For Wilkhahn, a completely new approach was required to reconceptualise the classic values of a conference chair for the modern era. In response to this brief, German designers Markus Jehs and Jürgen Laub have devised Graph, an innovative family of conference chairs that meets the most demanding of requirements.
The house that Mies van der Rohe built for Grete and Fritz Tugendhat in Brno, Czechoslovakia, has endured the attentions of the worst regimes of the twentieth century. The restored villa reflects the robust, enduring nature of the original design and construction
Milan Furniture Fair 2012Subscription
Edited highlights of the most exciting new designs and concepts from that hardy perennial of invention and sensation
Alvar Aalto (1898-1976)Subscription
Following the trajectory of Alvar Aalto’s career
New Wave, a temporary arrangement for relaxation and work suggests manifold future possibilities
Chassis Chair by WilkhahnSubscription
Launched at the Milan Furniture Fair earlier this year, Wilkhahn’s new Chassis chair is the typically innovative outcome of a collaborative and cross-disciplinary design process. Working in partnership with Munich-based furniture maker and industrial designer Stefan Diez, Wilkhahn has created a tautly honed multi-purpose chair that not only embodies the enviable sleekness of contemporary sports cars, but also exploits the precise and progressive technologies that are used in their manufacture.
Something to sit on: the latest trends in chairs and sofas from the Milan Furniture FairSubscription
The AR looks to the latest design trends emerging from the Milan Furniture Fair
Origami-like designs, a modular approach, and an emphasis on energy efficiency - the AR highlights the key trends in lighting design at the Milan Furniture Fair
The Stockholm Furniture Fair provides a bracing and sensuous whiff of the best Nordic designSubscription
The AR casts a critical eye across design trends emerging at this year’s Stockholm Furniture Fair
Another Rietveld emerges: not just the standard bearer for De Stijl but a prescient environmentalist