Twombly is a new stylistic sign, a lounge chair and armchair based on soft, sinuous shapes enhanced by thermoformed leather.
The marked folds of the shape as well as the building technique - the result of technological research on gluing on composite materials - are the key ingredients of a product synonymous with unique design contents.
Stress should be laid on both sophisticated building technology and the odd proportions of the volumes, which result in new chances for the product.
"Gordon Guillaumier was born in Malta in 1966. He studied economics and sociology at Reading University in England and Industrial Design at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan with Jasper Morrison and James Irvine as tutors. In 1992 he obtained a master in industrial design at the Domus Academy. After an apprenticeship with design firm Baleri Italia, Gordon was trained and worked as design ... More