From 26 May to 05 August 2016
Opening 25 May 2016
Galerie kreo is delighted to present “ summer solstice ”, a new group exhibition which presents a selection of pieces including by Pierre Charpin, Hella Jongerius, Doshi Levien and Alessandro Mendini. On this occasion we will present:
“ Poltrona di Proust ” by Alessandro Mendini
Mendini initially designed this iconic piece for Studio Alchimia in 1978. It bears the weight of the first successful efforts of detaching design from mere functionality and opening it up to a narrative attuned with a fast-pacing world. Mendini redesigns a mass produced baroque-style chair, which questions tradition, perception and the meaning of the conventional design process and reception.
“ Coffee table ” from the “ M&C ” collection by Pierre Charpin
For the first time here in London the “coffee table” is part of Charpin’s latest collection...