tjep. designs il treno as a modular dining experience
tjep. designs il treno as a modular dining experience tjep. designs il treno as a modular dining experience
apr 03, 2013

tjep. designs il treno as a modular dining experience

tjep. designs il treno as a modular dining experienceall images courtesy of tjep.




‘il treno’ is a dining ‘compartment’ which offers a private table for two–including ample storage for your fine china, if desired — fashioned off the old steam train carriages of the orient express. available in ash or oak wood, combined with steel structural support elements, the modular furniture piece is meant to instill notions of intimacy and romanticism–offering an experience reminiscent of enjoying a nice dinner on a train as one is being taken to a new location, the surrounding landscape passing by. designed by tjep., ‘il treno’, alongside other new works by the dutch studio such as ‘isolée’ (see designboom’s coverage of this self-sustaining home here), is being presented at plusdesign gallery during milan design week 2013. ‘il treno’ is available in two versions: one with storage cabinets and drawers built into the seating; and one without




  • Perfectly design. says:
  • A beautiful and delightful design that makes every meal more intimate. In addition, it is perfect for a smaller house! I happen to live in a very small house, by choice, and I wish I had the money to pay Tjep to make me one. Or I could buy a train ticket…

    Daniel Morris says:

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