This Lego-style seating unit from Italian manufacturer Edra made its debut last week during the Cologne International Furniture Fair. Designed by Alessandro Artizzu and Federica Saisi, L’Ego has a wood frame padded with polyurethene foam and shiny black, white or red elasticised plastic upholstery. Edra’s UK agent Corre is considering including L’Ego on its stand at Spectrum, to be held at the Royal College of Art in London from 13 to 16 March.
The studio has crafted an Americana-inspired identity for Curative, which has administered almost two million vaccines in the past year.
The design has been developed to reduce water, waste, emissions and energy use, with the aim to make it a standard across the events industry.
The spectacle company’s new app creates a 3D scan of users’ faces and suggests the best frames in a range of colours and technical customisations.
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