11.12.2008

i adore...





Established in 2002 by Tom Dixon and David Begg, Tom Dixon is a British design and manufacturing company of lighting and furniture. In 2004, Proventus the Swedish-based private investment company, teamed up with Tom Dixon and David Begg to establish Design Research Ltd, a design and product development holding company. It includes Tom Dixon, Design Research Ltd and Artek, the Finnish modernist furniture company established by Alvar Aalto in 1935.

With a recognised commitment to innovation and a mission to revive the British furniture industry, the Tom Dixon brand is inspired by the unique heritage, the individualistic innovation and the robust, no nonsense engineering of these small islands.



Wait, read my favorite part again...

inspired by the unique heritage, the individualistic innovation and the robust, no nonsense engineering of these small islands.

i love you tom dixon.

4 comments:

Dre said...

Jess- check out Yuko Nishimura's work: she folds white handmade Japanese paper into exquisite low-relief and 3d forms...she's in my Fiberart magazine this month and your images made me think of her.
Andrea

Akiko Jackson said...

I thought of this design competition after seeing your design interest:

Capsule Video: Billes Products International Design Contest 2008.

check out:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n50Qsybh7zg

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