Milan 2013: Moroso

  Yesterday the annual Salone del Mobile or Milan Furniture Fair opened and the first day brought heeps of new products, colours, materials and inspiration. Here’s a sneak peak of italian furniture brand Moroso’s stand. Long lasting friendship and collaboration between owner Patricia Moroso and very-happening designer Patricia Urquiola was very evident as Urquiola’s name … Continue reading

Louis Vuitton’s Objet Nomades at Design Miami 2012

During Design Miami 2012 Louis Vuitton showed the collection Objet Nomades. The collection was a collaboration between luxury handbag brand Louis Vuitton and a handful top notch designers such as Patricia Urquiola, Nendo, Campana Brothers and Christian Liagre. The entire collection was on view during Design Miami at Louis Vuitton’s temporary store, and it is now … Continue reading

Milan 2012: Kettal

Kettal really has managed to get themselves placed within the top outdoor furniture companies when it comes to innovative and desirable products the last few years. Among others they have had an extensive collaboration with spanish designer Patricia Urquiola which has aided the company in achieving this position. During this year’s Milan Furniture Fair, Kettal … Continue reading

Milan 2012: Moroso

The italian furniture company Moroso had shows both in their own showroom in Brera and at the actual fair. Curated by Patricia Moroso the company showed a blasting selection of new and old furniture upholstered in candy colours mixed with pastels. Among other things Moroso launched a sofa version of Doshi Levien‘s Paper Planes Chair. … Continue reading

Gentry by Patricia Urquiola for Moroso

Patricia Urquiola has designed the new sofa Gentry for Moroso. It was launched last week in Milan. Moroso explains “Gentry is the fruit of a study of sober, orderly comfort, a snug shape with a hint of distortion, an arching which interrupts the orthogonality of the lines. The large, independent seat and backrest cushions can be … Continue reading

Nub Chair by Patricia Urquiola for Andreu World

Industrious Spanish designer and architect Patricia Urquiola has designed a new range of chairs called Nub for Andreu World that combine classic carpentry skills with resolutely modern elements. In a post-modern manner, expressively undulating wooden-dowelling seat backs are teamed with highly rational sleigh-leg and pedestal bases to create forms that invite a second, curious look. … Continue reading

Patricia Urquiola’s Net Box Collection for Molteni & C

Patricia Urquiola has made the Net Box collection for Molteni & C. With this new colection, Patricia Urquiola has demonstrated her ability to apply expanded metal mesh, usually thought of as an industrial material, to furniture design in a way that avoids a rough, ready-made aesthetic. One beautiful detail is the wardrobe’s metal-mesh doors,  which … Continue reading

Moroso Preview 2011

Klara is a collection of wooden furniture designed by Patricia Urquiola for italian furniture company Moroso. The design works on a simple, linear aesthetic that is harmonious in its curved yet essential shape. The use of wood emphasises its lightness and elegance. The structure is both functional and decorative, and calls to mind the first serial … Continue reading