In the wake of the commercial success of the Stil chair, Patrick Norguet presented the variations in colour and material of this new Lapalma basic, as well as a bar stool version. Regarding new editors, the French designer opened with the “Degree” coffee table / stool a collaboration which is off to a fruitful start with Kristalia, one of the most dynamic Italian producers today.
Please find below brand new pieces by Patrick Norguet for Kristalia, Italesse, Glass italia, Lapalma, Roger Pradier, Crassevig et Kvetna.
The Makil chair designed by Patrick Norguet for the French editor Alki will be presented at the Maison & Objet show from the 21st to 25th January 2011. Sober and classically elegant, Makil is a stackable oak chair. It is an example, of great delicacy, of Patrick Norguet’s natural ease in designing seats without ever repeating himself: a rare and valuable talent.
The plume of air-borne ash that recently grounded even the jet set for days in Northern Europe reminded us all that air space is our common heritage, precious and fragile… On the domestic scale, the air that we share where we live and work, that we breathe in and out together, is an essential component of our environment – no longer intangible and to be taken for granted. The cleaning of air has to be made patent. TLV in partnership with Philips and Ahlstrom was quick to respond to this trend with a plug-in air purifier – PLAIN AIR – designed by Patrick Norguet. Read the rest of this entry »