Knoll Evolves With Two Tech-Friendly Furniture Collections
 Interpole by Knoll. As the relationship between office furniture and ...
Friday Five: Hooks, Storage Systems and More
  From coat hooks to lockers and hanging, pocketlike partitions, ...
Patcraft Exposes Carpet Backing in its Deconstructed Tiles
Deconstructed Black by Patcraft. Deconstructed Metal by Patcraft. Innovation and ...
Teknion's Upstage System Personalizes the Workplace
Upstage desking and benching system by Teknion. As cubicles disappear, ...
Hansgrohe + Axor Name Das Design Competition Winners
  For the second year in a row, premium bathroom ...




Weekly Poll
What market segment is giving your firm the most work?

    Calendar Upcoming Events
    Oct 14
    Moscow, Russian Federation

    I Saloni WorldWide Moscow

    Oct 14
    New York, NY, United States

    Design Trust for Public Space 2015 Annual Benefit

    Oct 14
    New York, NY

    Luxury Living's "Own the Night"

    Oct 15
    Brooklyn, NY

    ASID GO PRO 2015

    Oct 15
    Dallas, TX, United States

    Interior Design's One Night Only Dallas 2015

    Close Search by date

    or See All Upcoming Events


    Exotic Import: Landscape Forms Represents Escofet in US, Canada

    Ever eager to leverage world-class design to its A&D clients, Landscape Forms just became the exclusive U.S. and Canadian representative of Escofet, the Barcelona, Spain, authority on exterior appointments. Since 1886, the company has collaborated with such bold-face names as artist Joan Miró and architect Jean Nouvel, and its benches, bollards, and fixtures enliven major cities across the globe. 

    The inaugural 14-item package consists of seating, tables, and a planter, all in Escofet’s signature cast stone. Aggressive geometry rules backless flor, an abstracted asterisk shape intended for individual or communal seating, and Milenio, a modular system of straight and angled pieces destined for multiple configurations. Things turn sinuous in Hebi, as curved components create snakelike foot prints of practically any length, and LungoMare, the undulating surface of which references the sea, like its moniker does. More familiar in function is Sillarga, the chair’s ergonomically shaped back echoing its flowing profile, and PrimaMarina, the teak-slatted bench. While no color is added to the stone, it is either acid-etched or polished, then waterproofed to boost durability.