ronan + erwan bouroullec: quilt, the thing for established & sons
 
ronan + erwan bouroullec: quilt, the thing for established & sons ronan + erwan bouroullec: quilt, the thing for established & sons
apr 29, 2011

ronan + erwan bouroullec: quilt, the thing for established & sons

‘quilt, the thing’ by ronan and erwan bouroullec for established & sons
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elaborating on their ‘quilt’ series for british design and manufacturing company established & sons, the french design duo of ronan and erwan bouroullec introduce a new colorway for the seating designs. the honeycomb-like upholstery made from hi-tech stretch fabric, stuffed with individual foam inserts fits over the chair or sofa’s fibreglass structure. the mathematical patchwork aesthetic in combination with this new color blend of grey and red, is reminiscent of popular comic book superheroes and their sometimes chameleonic skin.


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installation view of ‘quilt, the thing’ at the established & sons’ presentation during milan design week 2011
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