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How Barber Osgerby Designed the Tip Ton Chair for Vitra

In the new book "Barber Osgerby Projects," the design firm delves into several of its iconic works, from the Tip Ton Chair to the 2012 London Summer Olympics torch.

In the new book “Barber Osgerby Projects,” the design firm delves into several of its iconic works, from the Tip Ton Chair to the 2012 London Summer Olympics torch.

How to "Hack" Workplace Design

Susan S. Szenasy leads a panel discussion about the influence of the tech concept in workplace design.

Susan S. Szenasy leads a panel discussion on how to “hack” workplace design and the importance of hacking in the architecture and design industry.

Bikini Berlin’s Most Innovative Shops

The following three stores best exemplify Bikini Berlin's hip, hybrid-minded ethos.

The following three stores best exemplify Bikini Berlin’s hip, hybrid-minded ethos.  Vitra Loves Artek A last-minute addition to the Bikini lineup, the second-floor shop is an experiment for the newly joined companies, says Artek CEO Mirkku Kullberg. “Furniture stores are in crisis. Instead, we wanted to create a living room where we can meet a new urban clientele.” Kullberg was…

Vitra to Launch Home Furnishings Line

Vitra's new line of domestic furnishings, Vitra at Home, includes designs by Jasper Morrison as well as revived classics by Charles and Ray Eames.

In a return to its roots, German furniture company Vitra is readying a new line of domestic furnishings, Vitra at Home. Available in Europe in October and the U.S. in January 2005, the debut collection includes new designs by Jasper Morrison and Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, as well as revived classics by Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Verner Panton,…