Posts tagged "stephen burks"
Furniture from the source

Furniture from the source

New York based designer Stephen Burks is collaborating with the Indonesian hardwoods furniture producer From The Source on a new dynamic collection combining pattern and colour. Deep dark rosewood cabinets are offset by soft stripes of reclaimed teak, zigzagging across the doors. Playful steel branches in bright colours support each piece, energizing the diverse palette...
Stephen Burks: Man Made

Stephen Burks: Man Made

The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York presents the exhibition Stephen Burks: Man Made, March 31st – July 26th, 2011. Stephen Burks: Man Made is the first exhibition of industrial design ever held at the museum in Harlem. At the exhibition the visitors will be able to look into Stephen Burks’s ongoing exploration of the...
Milan Design Week 09 preview: Stephen Burks

Milan Design Week 09 preview: Stephen Burks

Stephen Burks and his New York studio Readymade Projects have been retained by Moroso to coordinate and design the upcoming Moroso showroom exhibition during this year’s Milan Design Week. The exhibition, entitled “M’Afrique C’est Chic” by Stephen after his recent trip to Senegal, features African artists Soly Cisse and Fathi Hassan, photographer Mandemory, and architect...
Stephen Burks at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Stephen Burks at Stockholm Furniture Fair

New York based designer Stephen Burks was invited to make a conceptual exhibition at the Stockholm Furniture Fair which materialized into the Craft Café. Personally it was one of the most inspirational spots of the Stockholm Furniture Fair. Slightly anarchistic and with a lot of emotions and authenticity it was a joy to sit down...
Stephen Burks about his work

Stephen Burks about his work

Here is another video that we produced for Designboost 07. This time it is American designer Stephen Burks who talks about his interesting design projects in Peru and South Africa. Listen to how he is trying to join handcraft with great authenticity and industrial production. Ping Intressant.se tags technorati : stephen burks design authenticity designboost sustainable design...
Contemporary design gives aid to African artisans

Contemporary design gives aid to African artisans

Wouldn’t it be great if we could see more collaboration between African artisans and western world designers? New York based designer Stephen Burks has recently finished a series of modular tables for the patio developed together with South African artisans. The tables are called Tatu and will be distributed through Artecnica. Today with a short...