Seven of the top European furniture designers were recently featured in LE MILE magazine, as reported on by 2013 Master of Design grad, Michelle Heath.
VIPP – VIPP922, Large Shelf, Powder-coated aluminium, brushed steel, silicone rubber, 1000 x 230 x 183 mm, Denmark
LE MILE is an internationally published fashion, contemporary art and culture magazine who recruited Heath to write this in-depth profile piece on these compelling works of design.
It includes designers whose works are part of MoMA’s permanent collection, bedframes that “evoke a sense of weightlessness,” and other furniture made from biocomposite materials, rendering them completely recyclable.
TATKRAFT – ION Bed, Süleyman Mazanli , Unique hand welded piece, 1600 x 2000 x 300 mm, Germany
IITTALA – Leimu Lamp, Magnus Petersen, 380 x 250 mm, Finland
See Heath’s full article at the LE MILE website.
After graduating with her MDes in 2013, specializing in Industrial Design, Michelle Heath worked in an Edmonton architecture firm before moving to Bristol, England, to pursue editorial design and design writing. You can read more of Heath’s writings on art and design at her blog, honeysandwiches.com. Her design work can be seen at her website, michelleheath.org.
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