Piero Lissoni’s sinuous furnishings for Knoll turns movie star
Knoll and Piero Lissoni present a new film celebrating the Italian designer’s KN collection: the short movie puts a playful new spin on the household furniture collaboration
Having grown from a informal swivel chair to a whole variety of seating, Piero Lissoni’s KN series for Knoll brings together the Italian designer’s exceptional technique to household furniture style and design with the company’s many years-old savoir faire.
The historical past of the KN loved ones of furniture is, as Lissoni places it, ‘a situation of “the much more you get, the more you want”.’ He proceeds: ‘We started with a swivel chair, then we raised it and included movement. But this chair had to have one particular exclusive attribute: it had to feel like a cloud, floating in the air. This led to [more designs].’
Every single piece in the selection, which started out in 2018, is discovered by a number, these types of as the ‘KN05’ couch, the ‘KN06’ dining chair and, the latest addition, the ‘KN07’ chair. This is, says Lissoni, ‘a very straightforward chair, distinct and essential, but it consists of the DNA of Knoll – in short, when you see it you know it is a Knoll generation. So below we are!’
The collection is outlined by curves and slender profiles, which give one of a kind ease and comfort as perfectly as an aesthetic language for the collection. A multipurpose collection suited for domestic use or significant general public areas, and just about every piece is obtainable in a vary of textile upholstery and leather alternatives. It beautifully responds to Knoll’s values: design, good quality of components, highest comfort and notice to depth.
The KN assortment by Piero Lissoni for Knoll is now celebrated by means of a new video clip, showcasing the whole variety of layouts and their elegance. Lissoni playfully interacts with his parts, which develop into the characters of a manner-style exhibit.
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