Niels at the front entrance of Morrison’s shop
Nancy and Niels visited a tiny store opened by British designer Jasper Morrison on their recent trip to London. The store is very tucked away, only a few visitors a day, and is actually housed in an unused area of Morrison’s studio. The design of the shop is simple, wooden shelves are stocked with Morrison’s own designs and those of his peers such as designers Sori Yanagi and Naoto Fukasawa.
There is currently a really lovely display of items for the Super Normal book by Fukasawa and Morrison (pictured above left). The book is a compilation of 204 everyday objects in search of ‘super normal design’.
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by Baron & Baron – Elmgreen & Dragset – Viktor & Rolf in partnership with Wallpaper* Magazine
On display right now at B&B Italia in London are three very special versions of the Grande Papilio chair by Naoto Fukasawa.
Put together by Wallpaper* Magazine, the three design teams were each given the freedom to create one off pieces to be auctioned off to raise funds for the Terrence Higgins Trust, the UK’s leading HIV & AIDS charity.
September 23 – October 18, 2009
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London SW3 2AS
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Left by Baron & Baron – Right by Viktor & Rolf