06D Atelier will showcase their works for the frist time in the UK at 100% Design, the largest and longest-running design trade event of the London Design Festival, celebrating a quarter century.
Inside the fair they are in the London Design that is a carefully curated selection consisting of a group of brands selected for their attention to detail, Design London spotlights the very best in design manufacturing that contribute to London’s reputation as the design capital of the world.
At 100% Design 06D Atelier present for the frist time in the UK the Matt Edition from the Thinness Collection, their first furniture collection designed and self-produced by the atelier togheter with Italian craftmen.
The Thinness Collection is a journey into lightness, with furnishing elements made entirely of very thin steel plates, – 2 or 3 mm thick – folded, welded, ground and finished by hand. The Thinness Collection is a collection of sculptural furniture, made entirely in Brianza (Italy) the area with the highest design content in the world of furniture, with careful workmanship that is a tribute to the Italian craft tradition.
The collection includes the Centaurus sculptural chair, Pegasus coffee table, Perseus side table and Orion Chandelier, available in two versions. The Matt Edition, with sprayed finish in customizable colours, presented for the first time in the black version named Materia Obscura; the Gold Edition, in a limited edition of 33 signed and silkscreened pieces, has a handmade finish with gold galvanized treatment.
06D Atelier will bring also some projects born with the new collaboration with Fine Marble & Tiles, a new brand of luxury furnishing accessories based in Switzerland. There will be the Kayan tables, precious side tables inspired by the rings that adorn the necks of the Kayan women from a Burmese population. They are made in Italy, with with fine fabrication and materials such as brass, polished steel, Sky Gold and Azul Macaubas quartzite stones.
At 100% Design the atelier will exhibit for the first time ever The Orbit, a circular mirror, first piece of the new Griffé Collection, a set of glass mirrors inspired by graphic arts. The glass surface is treated like a canvas thanks to a material removal machining process to convey the designers’ gesture into different expression at each piece. The Orbit is a real art piece with grooves representing the concentric pattern common in several structures in the nature.
18-21 September 2019