April 21, 2010

Amsterdam 2008: Droog

The firm Droog is a leader in contemporary Dutch design. You might recognize their 85 Lamps chandelier. Here it is, in one of my favorite Seattle restaurants—Quinn’s.

I made a pilgrimage to the Droog headquarters in Amsterdam, two summers ago. Here are some of the wacky chairs I found. I wonder how these fit with Droog’s self-description as ‘no-nonsense, down to earth design mentality’.

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  1. These chairs are great. But where’s the feces?

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  2. […] wooden frames made to look like teak. I especially liked this all black chair, which looks more Dutch than Danish to me with it’s unadorned structure and exposed […]

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Contemporary, Dutch, Modernist