One upholstery textile in the collection, All Star, is an homage to the spattered-paint look that's cropping up in recent designs by high-fashion houses Maison Margiela and Gucci.
In 2001, Metropolis interviewed Florence Knoll Bassett and took a deep dive into archival photography, drawings, and sketches that reflect her design legacy.
For this six-part series, Metropolis asked Knoll Textile's creative director, Dorothy Cosonas, what inspires her—here's what she told us.
While he may be most famous for midcentury furniture, chairs were only one part of the famed designer’s multi-hyphenate career.
The German-born designer reflects on pivotal moments in his career, his first Neocon, and how his firm stayed on the cutting edge of design.
A new residential-focused Knoll store, designed by Johnston Marklee, looks forward while taking cues from the furniture manufacturer’s vibrant past.
In light of the passing of Florence Knoll Bassett, Metropolis has republished this 2017 article to our homepage.
What will the workplace be once automation takes over? SO-IL principal Florian Idenburg, who has just co-created a Future Work series for Knoll, speculates.
The latest in the saga of high-end acquisitions in the contract furniture industry