claesson koivisto rune: portico claesson koivisto rune: portico
may 26, 2010

claesson koivisto rune: portico

‘portico’ table and bookshelf

‘portico’ series by swedish designer-architects claesson koivisto rune consists of a table and a bookshelf. here the designer draws from the architectural structure of ancient roman aqueduct arches, paying tribute to their rhythmic repetition and geometry. ‘portico’ is living divani‘s first bookshelf and is part of the firm’s recent range expansion project, seeking to propose increasingly complete interiors.

‘portico’ bookshelf detail

‘portico’ table detail

‘portico’ was presented during milan design week 2010.

  • i like the table alot. but the cabinet is problematic, something with the proportions makes the arc element a bit like an arabic decoration and not in place…..

    Gil Sheffi says:
  • designboom please….

    polyter says:
  • it is definitely a set.
    one without the other is less good.
    like it though.

    elle says:
  • fresh
    like it

    croig says:

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