ross lovegrove subtly sculpts biophilia collection for vondom
 
ross lovegrove subtly sculpts biophilia collection for vondom ross lovegrove subtly sculpts biophilia collection for vondom
mar 28, 2013

ross lovegrove subtly sculpts biophilia collection for vondom

ross lovegrove subtly sculpts ‘biophilia’ collection for vondomall images courtesy of vondom

 

 

 

the ‘biophilia’ collection explores a new design language forming a dialogue between time, form and space, its characteristics harking to the organic design of antonio gaudi’s ‘sagrada familia’ as seen most obviously from the thin, pinnacle-like back of the seats. the furniture pieces developed by ross lovegrove for vondom employ the company’s expertise in advanced roto-moulded technology in their production, and push the boundaries between material structure and form. ‘biophilia’ is being presented during milan design week 2013.

 

 

 

the pieces are produced using roto-moulding

 

various views of ‘biophilia’

 

a rippled texture is seen along the base’s sides, referencing that of sea shells

 

 

 

 

concept sketch

 

ross lovegrove sketching out ideas for ‘biophilia’

 

prototype

  • Quite voluptuous. The Gaudi connection may have been important for Lovegrove, but seems obscure and nonessential otherwise. Possibly the most interesting seating design in years.Unexpected from many angles.

    Mort d'Urban says:
  • trying to understand an arquitect drawing its like trying to see something in cat litter.

    what? says:
  • A cocktail dress inspiration?

    Fastso says:
  • nice, but functional?

    Antonie says:
  • Unique & brilliant.

    Cagtay says:

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