Q&A - 3 questions about the design process with Lucy Kurrein.
Lucy has a very humble attitude, but it also comes with an integrity. The results of her endeavours come from carefully considered choices and a personal way of thinking. Offecct have launched the Falabella stool. The name is borrowed from the world´s smallest horse, which is supposed to be both kind and wise. The stool shares similar qualities. It is user-friendly, dainty and light, and easy to
Offecct öppnar ny mötesplats i Malmö.
Det möbeltillverkande designföretaget Offecct fortsätter att stärka sin lokala närvaro i Sverige och internationellt. Den 4 juni invigs en ny mötesplats och säljkontor i Börshuset i centrala Malmö. −En kreativ plats under utveckling med spännande kontraster mellan vår moderna design och husets historiska arkitektur, säger Offeccts vd Kurt Tingdal.
Legendary and new challenging design in Milan
The digital revolution characterizes much of Offecct's new collection at Salone del Mobile Milano 2018. The furniture shown here also challenges the boundaries between art and interior solutions, and includes products that explore the concept of creative upcycling and revived legendary design. On show are Emmanuel Babled, Andrea Ruggiero, Lucy Kurrein, Frank Lloyd Wright among others.
New collaboration between Offecct and Emmanuel Babled.
Challenging the boundaries between art and furniture Babled is a unique collaboration between the French designer Emmanuel Babled and Offecct. The iconic swivel/easy chair that was first made as a work of art has now evolved into furniture in Offecct Lab. World premiere at Salone del Mobile Milano 2018!
Offecct LAB and Andrea Ruggiero presents Soundsticks in Milan.
Offecct’s and Andrea Ruggiero's project Soundsticks explores how far you can go with creative upcycling, following Offecct's Lifecircle philosophy. The sound-absorbing room dividers are developed in Offecct experimental LAB and made of leftover materials from the company's production. The Soundsticks project is a good example of how Offecct realizes Offecct's Lifecircle philosophy.
The chair Jin, winner of the Best Product according to editors at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018
The chair Jin, raised enormous attention when the prototype developed within Offecct Lab was first displayed at Salone Del Mobile i Milano 2017. During Stockholm Furniture Fair 2018 Jin is presented as a novelty in the Offecct collection and it has been awarded ”Best product” in Editors Choice Award 2018.
Soundwave® Ennis by Frank Lloyd Wright®
Through an exclusive collaboration between the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation (US) and Offecct (SE), the historic Ennis textile block is now repurposed in the state of the art acoustic panel, Soundwave Ennis. Ennis is one of two products in the Offecct Edition collection launched 2018.
Markelius 01 – table by Sven Markelius
“This table has aged very well and looks just as striking in today’s latest signature buildings as it did in the villa it was designed for in 1930. It feels great to be able to launch this table which is a prime example of the modern movement, which is what Offeccts collection rests upon.
Markelius 01 – table by Sven Markelius
“This table has aged very well and looks just as striking in today’s latest signature buildings as it did in the villa it was designed for in 1930. It feels great to be able to launch this table which is a prime example of the modern movement, which is what Offeccts collection rests upon", says Kurt Tingdal, founder and CEO at Offecct.
Offecct launches its new collection Edition - furniture revived
Offecct manifests its love for the history of architecture and sustainable design with the launch of a new collection named Edition.
Offecct continues to strengthen its position internationally. Historic designers contribute with design to the meeting places of tomorrow.
During the last three decades Offecct has collaborated with leading designers and architect from around the world in order to create furniture that reflects and meet changing demands, especially at social meeting places. The News of 2018 includes even more inspiration from the past, Offecct is amongst others introducing design furniture by two legends - Frank Lloyd Wright and Sven Markelius.
Upgraded design from Offecct.
Offecct is constantly developing its furniture based on market demand, from a sustainability and a design perspective, all according to our philosophy Lifecircle. Needs change constantly in a world where the line between work and rest is increasingly blurred. We present three upgrades 2018; On Point table high and medium, Low room sofa by Ineke Hans and Palma Meeting by Khodi Feiz
A light, strong and bio-based chair by Jin Kuramoto for Offecct.
The Jin chair garnered a great deal of attention when it, as a prototype under development in Offecct Lab, was exhibited at the Salone del Mobile in Milan in 2017. Now it is part of Offecct's range presented in biobased Flax Fibre, and an upholstered version is being planned 2018.
An armchair with several possibilities by Daniel Debiasi & Federico Sandri for Offecct.
The design team Daniel Debiasi & Federico Sandri divide their time between their studios in Verona and Bolzano. From 2018, they also belong to Offecct's circle of new designers who add new thoughts to the furniture of the future. Their first project for Offecct is an exceptionally flexible armchair named Shift.
A chair with a clear purpose, from Claesson Koivisto Rune for Offecct
– Offecct's 2018 news collection is summarized under the motto: Furniture with a mission, that is, every piece of furniture has a clear task that helps people navigate the increasingly thorny landscape that separates away from home, public from private, work from leisure, explains Offecct's Design Manager Anders Englund. Besides being comfortable to sit in, Jacket has a highly pronounced mission.
Dune - a hot spot for charging and co-working by Front for Offecct.
Dune, designed by pioneering Swedish design studio Front, offers an exciting new response to the constantly changing needs of our work places and public spaces. Dune has been developed for the spheres where the need for informal meetings intersects with the demand for relaxed seating.
New platform sofa by Lucy Kurrein for Offecct.
– Lucy is a modular sofa system based on individual seats – something that greatly facilitates the furnishing of a lobby, for example, says Lucy Kurrein. The idea was a soft and inviting piece of furniture, so much of the work involved ensuring comfort and shape permanence
Move On - slender stool for Offecct by Mattias Stenberg.
Stockholm based architect and designer Mattias Stenberg continues his collaboration with Offecct. Following the success of Carry On, a soft stool in different colors featuring a carrying handle, and the On Point table incorporating the possibility to carry a foliage, it is now time for the Move On stool.
Thomas Sandell's new armchair for Offecct invites people to spend more time at the table.
Thomas Sandell is one of Scandinavia's most respected architects and designers. He has previously created acclaimed furniture for Offecct, in the form of a sofa, a chair and an acoustic panel. This time, the ambition was a chair for restaurants and conferences. The armchair, which signals high quality, is highly comfortable and hugs the user, hence the name - Consist.
Surf – a new mobile table for Offecct by Maximilian Schmahl.
Surf is moved around easily, yet it is no “furniture” according to the designer, rather “a tool for achieving maximum flexibility in activity-based venues.” Whether there is a computer or a couple of cups of coffee sitting on top of it. The light table blends well into Offecct's Life-circle philosophy.