london design festival 08: furniture and lighting at tent london
london design festival 08: furniture and lighting at tent london london design festival 08: furniture and lighting at tent london
sep 25, 2008

london design festival 08: furniture and lighting at tent london

tent london held at the truman brewery image © designboom

for the second year running tent london exhibited a mix of contemporary furniture, lighting, materials and products from emerging and established designers.

‘modular bench’ by shizuka tatsuno image © designboom

‘modular bench’ by shizuka tatsuno image © designboom

‘modular bench’ is designed by japanese designer shizuka tatsuno. the bench can be converted into an arm chair, couch and small table, by inserting the arms and back in different holes along the bench.

‘paperchair’ by mario stadelmann
image © designboom
image © mario stadelmann
image © mario stadelmann
‘paperchair’ is designed by swiss designer mario stadelmann. the chair’s seat is made
from discarded newspapers. it can be custom to made in various colors.

left: ‘big bang’, right ‘space pendant by shane holland

shane holland stand image © designboomirish company shane holland design workshops displayed a range of new lights and furniture. they also collaborate with architects, designers and artists who are not part of the company.

‘rough diamond’ by lee broom image © designboom

‘neo neon’ by lee broom image © designboom

UK designer lee broom created his new ‘rough diamond’ collection especially for the event.
using neon lights he transformed vintage furniture into a piece of art. 6 pieces are included
in the new collection.

‘george’ console table by gareth neal

‘george’, console table
image © designboom

‘george’, console table image © designboomgareth neal a designer from the UK creates furniture using a combination of traditional and modern techniques. for his ‘george’ console table he used cnc milling to create shapes on the surface.

‘akhenaten’ light image © designboomwelsh design studio freshwest launched their new collection during the event. their ‘akhenaten’ light is part of the brave new world series made from oak, box wood and lead.

‘akhenaten’ light

image © designboom


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