Tag: Modern bookcase

MODULAR shelves \ Reinier de Jong

MODULAR shelves \ Reinier de Jong

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• January 11, 2014 • Comments (1)

The idea of MODULAR shelves is based on gestalt principles. Gestalt is originally a German word meaning “essence or shape of an entity’s complete form”. Gestalt psychology states that the human eye sees objects in their entirety before perceiving their individual parts, suggesting that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts. MODULAR […]

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Culture Island \ UGO architecture

Culture Island \ UGO architecture

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• March 7, 2013 • Comments (0)

Culture island – model of a public library for a small towns up to 15 thousand inhabitants. The starting point for creating the architectural concept of a model municipal public library was the research carried out in 2010 by the Office for Readership Research of the National Library and the Public Opinion Research Centre TNS […]

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REK bookcase \ Reinier de Jong

REK bookcase \ Reinier de Jong

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• February 20, 2013 • Comments (0)

Reinier de Jong designed the REK bookcase. + Design statement More than four years after we designed and created the very first REK bookcase for a private client, we have taken a few significant steps forward. REK has a new finish, is much lighter and we have made some great photos of it. What are […]

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Typographic Bookshelf \ Meb Rure Studio

Typographic Bookshelf \ Meb Rure Studio

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• February 10, 2013 • Comments (4)

Turkish designer Mebrure Oral designed the Typographic Bookshelf. + Design statement “Simple way to organize books.” Designed to simplify organizing books and encourage to read more. Separating books into sections “has been read” and will be read” serves as reminder. Typographic elements and perpendicular lines act like bookends. Modern and stimulating appearance. Made by craftsmanship […]

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LEAN Bookshelf \ Monocomplex design studio

LEAN Bookshelf \ Monocomplex design studio

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• November 25, 2012 • Comments (2)

We always put books on a bookshelf uprightly, but when looking at them, casually, we see them falling down, again. Unlike normal bookshelves, ‘LEAN Bookshelf’ has the bottom which inclines to keep books uprightly. It has bilateral symmetry and towers over, based on the central point. Therefore, it is possible to load books without difficulty. […]

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MiTOTEM Bookshelf \ Esrawe Studio

MiTOTEM Bookshelf \ Esrawe Studio

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• May 5, 2012 • Comments (0)

Esrawe Studio has recently created this MiTOTEM Bookshelf. Visually light but structurally strong; the piece’s expressiveness comes from the supporting elements that play with tension and compression. The metal frame is topped with wooden surfaces that have different designs, which in turn are reflected in the mirrored surfaces. + Facts Design: Esrawe Studio Material: Powder […]

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Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Ka-Lai Chan

Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012: Ka-Lai Chan

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• April 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

Last year, we introduced Ka-Lai Chan‘s SheLLf which was presented at Object Rotterdam 2011. Further to this, she is going to show the sheLLf limited edition AND sheLLf standard edition for KRISTALIA during the upcoming International Furniture fair in Milan. This bookcase creates a sensation of movement, as it captures the eye with its dynamic […]

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FRAMES Book Shelf \ Gerard de Hoop

FRAMES Book Shelf \ Gerard de Hoop

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• February 1, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dutch designer Gerard de Hoop recently has created FRAMES book shelf. Almost every book has a different format, but are usually on the same shelf. This book gives each book its own space.The bookcase consists of five layers of plywood. The frames have different sizes and different depths. On request, a collection of books for […]

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"Open Tap Project" \ DOSUNO Design

“Open Tap Project” \ DOSUNO Design

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• January 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

“Open Tap Project“, is the opensource laboratory for the development of sustainable furniture, designed by DOSUNO Design. They have created the MT 01 table model, ET 01 shelf model & ST 03 chair model for the “Open Tap Project”. We are aware that what we have in our hands is but a seed, an idea. An idea […]

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XI bookshelf \ Goncalo Campos

XI bookshelf \ Goncalo Campos

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• January 25, 2012 • Comments (0)

Gonçalo Campos has recently created the XI bookshelf. A bookshelf designed to be very simple to assemble, without the use of any screws or fixtures. Its assembly becomes very simple due to the very carefully placed fittings that allow for the parts to lock together, like a wooden puzzle. The carving of the assembly instructions […]

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