Fredrik Paulsen plays Mikado -and it’s a serious affair

Swedish-Serbian designer Fredrik Paulsen recently presented his last series of furniture, titled "Mikado", at the Torri gallery in Paris. Paulsen has deconstructed the function of a chair, reducing its form to a series of horizontal and vertical plane lines rising from the ground. 

The stained pine-wood armchairs, chairs and bench sometimes echoes famous ancestors, such as the Thonet armchair,  their rigid lines revealing of Paulsen's fondness for contemporary architecture. 

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Stockholm design week 2013: Glass Elephant

Un ballet peu commun entre de délicats objets de verre et des robots : scénographiée par TAF Arkitekter dans les sous-sols du musée Östasiatiska, sur l'île Skeppsholmen, "Glass Elephant" était l'exposition phare de la Stockholm Design Week 2013. An unprecedented ballet of glass objects and robots: Staged by TAF Arkitekter in the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities’ Skeppsholmen Caverns, "Glass Elephant" was the signature exhibition of the Stockholm Design Week 2013.