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Designer Le Corbusier.
Charles-Edouard Jeanneret-Gris, who chose to be known as Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887 – August 27,1965), was a Swiss-born architect, designer, urbanist, writer and also painter, who is famous for his contributions to what now is called Modern Architecture. In his 30s he became a French citizen. Le Corbusier on Wikipedia.Designer Le Corbusier. Charles-Edouard Jeanneret-Gris, who chose to be known as Le Corbusier (October 6, 1887 – August 27,1965), was a Swiss-born architect, designer, urbanist, writer and also painter, who is famous for his contributions to what now is called Modern Architecture. In his 30s he became a French citizen. Le Corbusier on Wikipedia. More about Le Corbusier at Artsy.net.
Charles & Ray Eames brought a sense of play to all their work. Throughout their careers, they designed a variety of whimsical toys and furniture for children, including this 1953 Hang It All, for Tigrett Enterprise’s Playhouse Division. Produced by Herman Miller.
Milanese furniture designer Antonio Citterio´s sofa Charles can be configured almost any way from a selection of sixteen modular elements. The low profile keeps everything close to the ground, and the now much-copied L-shaped aluminum legs give it the perfect mix of simplicity and balance.
Finnish furniture company Artek was founded in 1935 by designers Alvar Aalto and his wife Aino Aalto, arts promoter Maire Gullichsen and art historian Nils-Gustav Hahl, with an emphasis on quality in terms of technique, production methods and materials.
Doo-Wop is a relaunch of the Navy Pendant, which was designed by Louis Poulsen and the Danish naval defense’s building department. The lamp was used in the naval defense’s quarters from 1950 to 1980.The fitting contained two reflectors, one providing downlighting with the outer shade providing a softer complimentary uplight, which creates a soft and focused light.
Following the interest in vintage products as the older models have become fashionable again Louis Poulsen wanted to offer the product to a new generation. Now updated to a more contemporary colour palette they are still manufactured in the same way as the original. Hand crafted the new Doo-Wop will become a classic in the future.
Chambord Coffe Press by Unknown french designer. Produced by Bodum.
This design icon Chambord by Bodum is the original French press, and an award winner of the American Culinary Institute's Gold Medal for two years straight. This version is ideal for serving two to three, and has all the favorite features including a polished stainless lid and holder, wide black handle and knob that stay cool, and a durable glass carafe. To use, simply spoon in the ground coffee of your choice, fill with boiling water to the desired level and plunge the press firmly against the grounds. Wait a few minutes then enjoy fresh coffee!
In 1958, Arne Jacobsen designed the Swan chair for the lobby and lounge areas of the Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. An elegant and organic shape ideal for lounge and waiting areas as well as the home.