Trending
Big Ideas: Michiel van der Kley's Project Egg Debuted at Dutch Design Week
Technology brings us together, but it can sometimes be isolating. ...
Big Ideas: S’well Water Bottles Stay Cold for 24 Hours
Photography Courtesy of S’wellThe reusable water bottle isn’t a new ...
19 Big Ideas: We're Not Just Talking Scale. Innovation Leads the Charge
  So, scale is one thing. When you’re talking Big ...
Big Ideas: A2Arquitectos's Supersize Kaleidoscope at Hotel Castell dels Hams
Photography by Laura Torres Roa. The kaleidoscope was invented two ...
10 Questions With... Maurice Mentjens
Prolific designer Maurice Mentjens, whose firm has won the Dutch ...

JOB ZONE

jobseekers:

employers:

 
Weekly Poll
Which flooring trend are you dying to specify?

    Calendar Upcoming Events
    Apr 01
    Moscow, Russian Federation

    Domotex Russia

    Apr 03
    New York, NY

    Blackman Cruz Auction

    Apr 08
    San Diego, CA, United States

    Boutique West in San Diego

    Apr 14
    Orlando, FL, United States

    Coverings '15: The Global Tile and Stone Experience

    Apr 14
    Milano, Italy

    isaloni/Cosmit - Salone Internazionale del Mobile


    Close Search by date

    or See All Upcoming Events

    industry_article_detail_left_zone

    Tom Kundig Collection First of Several from Olson Kundig

     In the first of several product launches planned by Olson Kundig Architects, the Seattle-based firm has introduced its Tom Kundig Collection of 24 cut-and-folded steel accessories. The line consists of products ranging from cabinet and door pulls to rollers that are made by Seattle-based 12th Avenue Ironfrom hot-rolled steel, then finished and waxed to reveal subtle manufacturing marks. The collection's focus stems from principal/owner Tom Kundig's interest in the ways people interact with structures where the simple act of opening a door becomes a ballet between user and structure. "I want to make the parts of buildings you touch every day an enjoyable experience,"Kundig says.  The new line's low-tech approach provides an unpretentious, yet tactile encounter with the built environment.

    Image courtesy of Olson Kundig Architects.

    industry_article_detail_central_zone