konstantin grcic: venice for magis
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apr 26, 2010

konstantin grcic: venice for magis

konstantin grcic: venice for magisphoto by tom vack, courtesy of magis




seven years after presenting his ‘chair_one’–the first die-cast aluminium seating design he conceived for magiskonstantin grcic reveals ‘venice’, a second seating design for the italian furniture brand following almost the same technology employed with ‘chair_one’. thought the processing technique is similar to its predecessor, ‘venice’ expresses softer, more fluid lines, evident in its meticulously shaped seat-cum-armrest. the textile backrest punctuates its overall typology with a burst of colour. the stackable chair can be used for both indoor and outdoor applications.


‘venice’ is the second di-cast aluminium chair by grcic for magisphoto by tom vack, courtesy of magis



the disassembled aluminium die-cast parts photo by tom vack, courtesy of magis



‘venice’ on show at the 2010 salone del mobileimage © designboom



side view image © designboom


detail of the delicately curved arm rest image © designboom



installation view of ‘venice’ chairs at the magis booth on the milan fairgrounds during design week 2010 image © designboom



rendering of ‘venice’ chair




up close of the chair’s softly curved seat-cum-armrest



sketches by grcic describing the thoughts behind the chair



konstantin grcic inspecting the ‘venice’ chair’s construction

  • GRcic is one of the few true industrial designers out there still!

    Balloons says:

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