Our approach is always to create something unique with a new character. In the last years designers were thinking about metal structures by using thin pipes to get a more invisible construction. The design of the Pipe Chair is based on a big pipe, which creates an incisive design language.[more...]
We are pleased to inform you that the 25 editions of the ELLE DECORATION international network have chosen Sebastian Herkner and his studio as one of the 2015 winners of the prestigious EDIDA (Elle Deco International Design Awards). Voted by the 25 editors-in-chief of ELLE DECORATION around the world, the[more...]
The initial idea of the design was inspired by plate racks in museums, the special holders for vintage and decorative plates in museums. We transferred this detail to a collection of armchairs and sofas in various heights. The backrest is like a background or protecting shell for the user.Ala[more...]
Nebra is a disk like pendant lighting in two sizes made of casted glass. The initial idea is based on new LED technologies which propose new parameters to designers. Using full volumes in the past like spheres to have a space for classic bulbs and a good quality of light,[more...]
2015 is a big year for Tolix, full of festivity and creativity, in which they celebrate a very special anniversary.The iconic A chair turns 80 this year, and it hasn’t aged a bit!The perfect opportunity to look back on the story behind one of industrial design’s best-sellers.The[more...]
Curator Silvana Annicchiarico invited us to design an object for the exhibition "ANIMAlità" at the Triennale in Milano earlier this year. All objects are produced by Italian ceramic manufacturer Bosa. Our design "Compagno" will be displayed next to designs by Sam Baron, Jaime Hayon, Lanzavecchia+Wai, Ionna Vautrin amongst others.[more...]
Sebastian Herkner wanted to create glass in a new way, something solid and unique. He is fascinated by cast glass, compared with mouth blown glass elements, which have a specific wall thickness, Alwa tables have a tabletop made of 50 mm casted glass. The liquid glass is left in a[more...]
Lyra is a unique lighting object to fix between walls, ceilings or poles. Along the electric cable you can arrange the lampions of Lyra in endless possibilities using their three shapes of lampshades as well as colors made of mouth blown glass. Without any extra fixing, you can install the[more...]
We will showcase our first design for Danish manufacturer Gubi at imm Cologne. Collar Lamp is a series of pendent lights that combines hand-blown glass and an aluminium “collar”, used as a reflector, which gives it an iconic strong character.
imm Cologne19 - 25 January 2015hall[more...]
Karussell is a side table or shelf or trolley. Single elements could be arranged in different compositions to various heights. The structure is made of powder-coated steel tubes, in contrast to the trays made of mouth blown glass.
imm Cologne19 - 25 January 2015hall 3.2, stand[more...]
Since end of last year Sebastian Herkner is the new art director of Czech brand Verreum. Working with international designers like Arik Levy, Karim Rashid, Sebastian Bergne, Rony Plesl amongst others, Verreum develops objects, lightings and furnitures made of silvered glass. We invited Luca Nichetto from[more...]
Initial idea of the new collection for German brand Rosenthal was to work with colored porcelain. Rosenthal developed for this projects a new colored porcelain clay in five soft colors. Mitis is a collections of clocks for the wall and table with clock hands in contrast colors. Meta[more...]
We added a new colour montana blue to the selection of glass bases of the Bell Table. In contrast we created the new tabletop made of dark bronzed metal. Next to the copper and brass versions this new compositions makes the table more simple and elegant.
Banjooli for Moroso just won the prestigious award Best of Year 2014 by Interior Design Magazine in New York. We are very happy about it and want to thank especially Moroso and their craftsmen in Dakar for their amazing work.[read article]
Bullerjan will present the stove B² with the new ceramic tiles designed by our studio. Bullerjan stoves feature for over 35 years excellent calorific values, uncomplicated handling and their long service life. Beyond this, our current development focus is on the continual optimization of the combustion process and consequently on[more...]
Heim is our first collection for German brand Sitzfeld from Berlin. You can see and experience Heim on their website as well in the showrooms in Cologne and Berlin.
We will showcase the whole Oda collection with German manufacturer Pulpo this year at Maison & Objet in Paris.
Maison & Objet 05 - 09 September 2014hall 8, stand B31[read article]
Invited by Wallpaper* Editor-in-Chief Tony Chambers, we collaborated with Caesarstone from Israel. From kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, wall paneling or even custom-made furniture, Caesarstones´ quartz surfaces are the basic material for this design. Sebastian Herkners designs are known for exploring traditional and innovative materials as well as industrial and[more...]
After the launch of the award-winning Banjooli chair 2013, Moroso will present this year the whole family at Salone. two side-tables, a bench as well as a lounge chair will complete the family of Banjooli. Produced in Dakar in Senegal, the collection combines various colors to interesting collages. Every design[more...]
Up and coming French brand La Chance will present my new side-tables Salute at Salone in Milan this year. Salute is a family of tables for different contexts and scenarios. There is a high side-table to stand by a lounge chair and help enjoying it with a book, a[more...]
After the presentation of the Wallpaper* award-winning Unam lounge chair 2013, Very Wood by Gervasoni will present this year the whole family at Salone. Two side-tables, a bench as well as dinning chairs will complete the family of Unam. Produced in two versions, for indoor as well[more...]
The new Container Table is the biggest member of the Container family. Pulpo will showcase the table in several color combinations on Salone del Mobile.
Salone del Mobile08 - 13 April 2014hall 10, stand E 05[read article]
German wellknown manufacturer Rosenthal will launch his first collaborations with studio Sebastian Herkner at Maiosn & Objet in Paris and Ambiente in Frankfurt. Studio Sebastian Herkner designed the vases Collana and Falda as well as the new teaset WAN for Studio Line.
Maison & Objet24 - 28 January 2014[more...]
Alle Metalle / all metal is an exhibition based on the correspondent book by Antonia Henschel for Trademark Publishing. The exhibition will take part at the off-program *Passagen* during imm Cologne from 13-19. January. The exhibition will showcase classic as well as contemporary objects, furnitures and lamps by designers like[more...]
LEFF Amsterdam launches the second clock design by studio Sebastian Herkner at imm Cologne. The Felt Two is a reinterpretation of the preceding Felt wall clock; the different approach of function, material and shape leads to an iconic clock that can stand on its own.
more information[read article]
Unam Lounge Chair for Very Wood by Gervasoni just won a fantastic Wallpaper* Design Award 2014. Thank you very much. We are very delighted.[read article]
We are launching a new rack with German manufacturer Pulpo this year. The design of Passerelle is based on the glass profiles which are known from the architecture.
imm Cologne13 - 19 January 2014hall 3.2, stand 031Maison & Objet 24 - 28 January 2014hall[more...]
We are very happy to announce that the studio won two Elle Deco International Design Awards 2013.
Elle Deco China rewarded our Banjooli chair for Moroso in the category Best Outdoor Furniture 2013. The teaset Chado for Verreum was awarded in the category Best Tableware 2013 by Elle Deco Czech Republic.[more...]
The tea set Chado for Verreum is designed for the celebration of drinking tea.
Two different layers, one soft the other one stable are the basic idea of the side tables.
The “Bell Table” by Sebastian Herkner is now also available in a copper version and an additional grey tinted color.
The Containers are made of silvered and tinted glass.
Unam is a comfortable lounge chair in solid wood.
The idea comes from the hosiery industry, from the non-slip soles used for children´s socks.
Salut is a table high side for one. The table is meant to stand by a lounge chair and help enjoying it with a book, a tablet or a drink.
The small armchair Talo is inspired by the buttress roots of Ceiba trees.
Joining the creations of Tord Boontje, Ayse Birsel and Bibi Seck, Patricia Urquiola and Dominique Pétot, there´s a new chair in the M´Afrique collection.
On the inside, it´s a bar, on the outside it´s mini.