Minimalist furniture found around the world.
Play Table is a minimal ping pong table designed by South Korea-based studios Strol x Yeongkyu Yoo. The Play table is not just a ping pong table. It entertains in many ways, but it still feels like a table. The dimensions were adjusted to fit homes rather than recreational spaces, and was retrofitted with a diverse range of accessories to support different modes of lifestyles. The magnetic rope net serves as a beautiful centerpiece.
LC Sofa is a minimal sofa created by Hangzhou-based atelier TELLS STUDIO. LC series locks the critical state that the sofa foam does not fully expand. The elliptical shape neutralizes the cold feeling of stainless steel, while the combination of roundness in Chinese culture was integrated within the LC series. The collection adopts the combination of black leather and stainless steel, and pays homage to Corbusier.
YO Chair is a minimal chair created by Japan-based designer Hamanishi DESIGN for QUON. YO chair is designed by Japan-based studio, Hamanishi DESIGN, and created by QUON, a chair manufacturer in Osaka, Japan. YO is a stackable universal chair that will function in different contexts, in the cafeteria, restaurants, or in the office.
Solidified Reflections is a minimal furniture collection created by Belgium-based designer Linde Freya Tangelder of Destroyers/Builders for Carwan Gallery. The project is the result of a collaboration between Linde Freya Tangelder, Carwan Gallery and IN Residence under the cultural patronage of Cassina.
Intersect is a minimal shelf created by Ghent-based designer Bram Vanderbeke. Intersect is an architectural shelf, stool and column composed out of different intersecting shapes. Roughly welded together, and treated with both a mechanical and manual sanding treatment. A spacious object that plays with reflection, massiveness and transparency.
Pompei is a limited-edition coffee table designed by Zurich based designer and artist Lisa Franzen for FRANZEN&CASA. The coffee table is composed of two materials – the two cylindric bases are made of Swiss marble Cristallina, sculptured by hand. This particular choice of material is a special homage to Switzerland.
Posit is a minimal table created by Sweden-based designer Karl-Johan Hjerling for Snickeriet. The expression of Posit stems from its assembly, which has been stripped down to the most rudimentary components. The glass top is glued to the glass frame and is meticulously slid on top of a perfectly fitted cedar base.
Homage Stool is a minimal stool created by Stockholm-based atelier Note Design Studio for Ariake. The Homage Stool can be seen as the extra seat by the dining table at home, as well as being the product that sets the tone of voice for a cafe or restaurant. A repeated “T” shaped junction supports the light seat and backrest.
Slab Collection 2 is a minimal furniture collection designed by Vancouver-based studio Union Wood Co. Canadian furniture studio, Union Wood Co, teamed up with Alyssa Lewis of Studio Block to design and build a series of seating called the Slab Collection. With increasing interest from both the design community and clients, the studios were inspired to expand on the collection with complementing tables, storage units, and accent tables.
BENCH is a minimal collection created by Berlin-based designer Konstantin Grcic for PLANK. Pushing creative boundaries while keeping an eye on industrialization. This simple formula could characterize the long-standing partnership between PLANK and Konstantin Grcic. 2022 sees the launch of their newest creations, BENCH and BENCH table.
Tacta Chair is a minimal chair created by London-based designer John Pawson for Passoni. The Tacta chair is the outcome of close and sustained dialogue with Tommaso Passoni. The design draws on their skill in shaping timber and reflects the strength of their engagement and their willingness to be flexible throughout the creative process.
Silver Root is a minimal sculptural object created by Copenhagen-based designer Caia Leifsdotter. Her creative approach never fails to take the historical and architectural framework into consideration, but Caisa’s speciality is creating balanced spaces through high contrast — juxtaposing traditional interiors with contemporary flair, or vice versa. The piece can be used standalone or as a base for marble top.
Sculptural Minimalism is a design approach by Kristina Dam Studio that was exhibited during 3daysofdesign. The clean, honest, and contemporary designs epitomize Kristina Dam Studio – conceptualized in their anniversary piece: The Frame Sculpture. The interplay between light and shadow, graphic shapes and interior functions frames Sculptural Minimalism for private and public spaces.
The Bauhaus Table is a minimal table created by Copenhagen-based designer Kim Lenschow. The Bauhaus table is part of an ongoing experimentation into the intrinsic and symbolic values of the materials we encounter on a day to day basis. The rough and simple assembly method, loaning from roof construction, showcases all material layers and actions of putting the table together.
Tearoom Collection is a minimal furniture collection created by Stockholm-based designer Nick Ross for Menu. The Tearoom Collection is a study in minimalist luxury, offering indulgent retreats and mood-lifting comfort for a multitude of settings. Luxurious to sit in and beautiful to look at, the Tearoom Side Chair with a return swivel base is the latest of two new additions that bring added beauty and functional to a space.
Pembroke is a minimal side table created by France-based designer Guillaume Delvigne for TOOLSGALERIE. The piece is sanded and stained in solid wood available in either solid oak, natural, black, or walnut. Limited to 50 pieces, two curved legs form a base, creating a semi-hollow structure with illusory depth.
Frecuencia is a minimal collection of furniture created by Mexico City-based designer Héctor Esrawe for MASA Gallery’s exhibition “Intervention /Intersection” curated by Su Wu. The collection reflects on the history of intellectual and creative porosity between Mexico and elsewhere.
Fernwood Table is a minimal dining table created by Vancouver-based designer Nathan Martell. Fernwood is a solid wood dining table, originally designed for my home in its namesake neighborhood. Produced in local ash wood, the table finds its identity through its curious leg detail. To form the legs, two ash planks are shaped and chamfered along each edge and then laminated with a slight stagger on one end.
This is Björk is a minimal collection of pieces designed by Jule Milz, presented at New Contemporary for Stockholm Creative Edition. The 2022 exhibition New Contemporary supports and celebrates new generations of designers. Initiated by Stockholm Creative Edition, in collaboration with Svensk Form and Beckmans College of Design, this open call exhibition features designers who graduated from Swedish design schools in the past five years.
Edge Table is a minimal table created by Copenhagen-based designer Anders Astrup Andersen for Esaila. Edge table is a contemporary side table that with its voluminous minimalistic shape, has international appeal and a wide audience. The table is designed with the mindset of creating good honest products that should blend in with people’s everyday lives. Subtle, while maintaining character and identity.
Kontra is a minimal shelving system created by Sweden-based designer Karl-Johan Hjerling for Snickeriet. Kontra acts as a depiction of the forces at play in a cantilever construction. The piece gives off a modest first impression but unveils its complexity as its architecture becomes apparent.
Dag Daybed is a minimal daybed designed by Teresa Lundmark and Gustav Winsth for Gärsnäs. Dag is a piece of furniture created for casual seating in both private and social environments. To separate Dag from the glorified benches modern daybeds have become, we used comfort as our keyword throughout the entire project.