Seku means in Wolof language, spoken in West Africa, parrot. After Banjooli, which means ostrich, the Seku chair is a cocktail armchair in bright color combinations. The seating shell is floating on a skid structure and is woven like a feather dress, an additional cushion supports[more...]
We will present our second sofa for Linteloo this year at Salone del Mobile. Our Arp sofa is a new modular sofa system which took his inspiration by the roundness of Sculpture des Silence by Hans Jean Arp.
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At Saloen del Mobile we present our chair Merwyn with a new metal base structure in black and brass. Starting with the high standards of Wittmann and their knowledge in upholstery, we designed a chair with a high quality.
The idea of the collection is the scenario of having a good time with friends on the terrace, like for low dining, enjoying a cocktail and nice conversations. It is about the dialogue. Armchair, two seater and three seater are part of the range of soft[more...]
A characteristic sight in many regions of Colombia is the ‘panadera’ bicycle: a heavy bike used in rural areas for carrying loads of all kinds. Panadera bicycles are often the only means of transportation in the countryside, and can hold a wide variety of goods.
The character of the Myida Chair is inspired by the same named clams with their typical pair of shells. Also like castanets, the two soft upholstered elements of the seat and backrest are placed in a solid wooden frame. Comfort and generosity are important for the[more...]
A traditional Andean technique: With the new La Che furniture family, ames is introducing a special aspect of Colombian culture to Europe. The Lache, one of many indigenous tribes of Colombia, were known for using an eponymous technique to weave baskets until the Spanish conquistadors colonized[more...]
This year we add the dining chair versionas as well as a dining table to the Pipe Collection of Moroso. The design of the Pipe Chair is based on a big pipe, which creates an incisive design language. The pipe is on one hand the structural base, on[more...]
The Soave collection for La Cividina is our second one after Ala. The idea was to work on a simple sofa collection for the contract interiors. Rounded shapes like soaps or pebbles are overlapping in a horizontal but also vertical way to create an unique character.
The generous character of Ribbon comes from the way the different materials are twined together. The washbasin is wound by a strip of metal to support it, the fold resulting is also characterizing the bathtub which exists in two variants, with and without metal wrap as[more...]
Porcelain has always played a major role in how we create ourhomes. With its new MOIRA lighting series by Sebastian Herkner, FÜRSTENBERGdemonstrates the changeability of the unique material and the potential of porcelain tocapture the mood of the time in ever new forms, beyond the sphere of[more...]
Merwyn is the first design of a collection for Wittmann we will present during this year 2018. Starting with the high standards of Wittmann and their knowledge in upholstery, we designed a chair with a high quality.
Minimalistic and honest while at the same time filigree and concise: the 118 is a classic wooden chair which ensures subtle elegance at any dining table and in any restaurant. With his new chair range for Thonet, which premieres at imm cologne 2018, Sebastian Herkner refers to the diversified heritage[more...]
A future classic. The clear lines and stylish practicality of the Grace serving trolley make for a winning combination.
Having firmly established itself as a poolside and lounging favorite, Mbrace now brings its welcoming embrace to the dining area. New additions are characterized by the same joyful unconventionality, deep comfort and rich material mix that made the original Mbrace collection such a hit, winning it the prestigious ‘Best of[more...]
Inspired by turkish delight, also called lokum, Sebastian Herkner wanted to transfer the typical translucent and matt appearance of these sweets to a product.
Fifty-fifty. Horizontal or vertical lines. Stellar is the first pendent lighting collection for German company Pulpo.
Ono is the third bed the studio designed for Schramm Werkstätten.
Travelling by car and by bus around the countryside while visiting various workshops in Taiwan, Herkner saw lot of bridges all over the country. He was amazed to find so many typologies of them : high bridges, low bridges, connecting areas…
Circo is the second furniture collection for Ames Sala designed by Sebastian Herkner. Using the local colored plastic pipes we developed with the craftsmen a dining and lounge chair as well as a set of sidetables and flower pots.
The collection includes two designs: Mainland Light and Mainland Dark. The designs feature quadrilateral layers and structures which are inspired by the connections, junctions, overlaps, transits and free spaces within a city. Using a combination of hand knotted Tibetan wool and silk, both designs feature intersecting,[more...]
In Avenue Road’s Mainkai floor lamp, opaline shades recall buoys are floating over a Spanish marble base. The design exists in a small table version and a tall floor version.
“As Dedon has already shown, outdoors is the new indoors,” Herkner explains. “We’re getting accustomed to comfortable chairs and sofas in interesting material combinations, so of course we need sophisticated lighting to go with it.”
Two geometrical shapes meet to create the latest design, a series of bowls. The base of the Mila is made up of a rectangular cuboid and a hemisphere provides the welcoming surface, slightly concave.
Sebastian Herkner explores a new atmosphere with RL, a streamlined light driven by functionality. Composed of a long LED bulb and a classic U shape in textured aluminium, it is the perfect balance between industrial and elegance. RL1 adds a pendant lamp to the pulpo collection,[more...]
The journey continues.... Caribe is a new outdoor collection for Ames Sala produced in the North of Colombia.
Bay sofa is a new design for the furniture collection of German brand Rosenthal. Inspired by the furniture design Hombre from 1975 by Burghard Vogtherr, Bay is an comfortable and cozy zone with a surrounding wooden structure. The modular collection includes next[more...]
After the launch of our Plateau collection last year in Milan, we add this year a cabinet to the collection. Using tinted and structured glass panels, the cabinet gets a sophisticated and elegant approach.
Highline is an upholstered landmark designed by Sebastian Herkner for Dutch brand Linteloo. Overlapping cushions and a slim base characterize this new family of sofas by bringing a new approach of comfort. It is a modern statement of easy living and the feel good factor.
Visually, the daybed has all of the characteristics of Mbrace, from the eye-catching organic curves to the understated Nordic elegance of the solid teak base to the mesh-like triaxial weave in three rich and distinctive color ways, Atlantic, Pepper and Spice. But what really marks[more...]
Five years ago we launched the Bell Table together with ClassiCon in Milan. This year we add one new color and a new material for the table tops. The new color will be Amber, which gives the table a warm and delicate character. Marble in black[more...]
Aware of Lucio Doro’s expertise in lacquering, Sebastian Herkner set out to express the quality and the beauty of this technique through creating a simple but elegant surface.
Pastille Sidetables by Sebastian Herkner are suspended drops of colored glass which found their inspiration in the particularity of the glass fusing technique.
A collection of vases called Tricolore is our first design for Danish Design company &tradition.
We will launch an exclusive collection for Alcantara called Wanderlust during Paris Deco Off 2017 in January.
Paris DÉCO OFF9 Place de FurstenbergParis 75006
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Out now. B3 Keramik is a new stove we developed and designed for German manufacturer Bullerjan over the last years. Engineering meets craftsmanship is the credo of the new stove.
After more than one year of development together with Pulpo and Magna, we will present the Font tables at Maison & Objet in Paris. The new material Glaskeramik b Magna is used by its pure and decorative attitude to design a range of tables.
Dock is a modular sofa system designed for Emu and which is inspired by the graphics of cane baskets. Dock is made up of easily assembled modular elements that provide a flexible variety of compositions.
The real matter of a vase is its contents.The glass layerings of Corolle refer to the petals forming the dress of the flower. Materials or techniques combinations are always present in my work, and the Corolle collection shows in very few elements the capacities of[more...]
The Ample Chair is an upholstered wing-armchair with ottoman. It has a strong silhouette and character as much it is cosy. The padded seat is placed on a wooden structure and the soft cushioning gives you the feeling of an intimate place with many possible seating positions.
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 collection is based on a big pipe, which creates an[more...]
The real matter of a vase is its contents.The glass layerings of Corolle refer to the petals forming the dress of the flower. Materials or techniques combinations are always present in my work, and the Corolle collection shows in very few elements the capacities of the glass.
It is a family of side and coffee-tables inspired by the arrangement of the countryside and the layout of fields. The table tops are made of different handmade ceramic plates. Because of the various levels and surfaces, the color will slightly change its attitude from each perspective. Next to the[more...]
Vesper is a collection of bistro and coffee-tables for Spanish brand Sancal. The bases of them are round and organic like riverstones. The table tops are inspired by smooth and wooden cutting boards. We wanted to create a welcoming scenario for restaurants and terraces. [more...]
In Milan we will present together with Verreum Chado for 4. After its launch 2013 as a set for one person, Chado got very successful. The tea set Chado is designed for the celebration of drinking tea. The origin of its name Chado is based on the Japanese[more...]