Laufer + Keichel designer of Coupe Chair
Läufer + Keichel is a creative partnership in between Julia Läufer and Marcus Keichel. The pair have actually been collaborating considering that 2003. Their center is located in the heart of Berlin. Focusing on sustainable layout options, their disciplines range from furnishings design and industrial layout, via exhibit to company and communication design for customers as Finest (Italy), GASAG (Germany), La Palma (Italy), Martela (Finland), Offecct (Sweden), schneiderschram (Germany), Thonet (Germany), Wilkhahn (Germany) and others. Their work has been globally displayed, posted and granted.Julia Läufer was born in Freiburg in the South of Germany. She studied style and fiber style at St. Martin's College of Arts in London, and at the University of the Arts in Berlin. During her researches she worked at Christian Dior in Paris, Apropos in Zärich and at the Stadttheater in Freiburg. Later on, she was an item manager for the style label Street One. She also had spells as a cam assistant and assistant supervisor, featuring projects with Serge Roman and Stanley Kubrick. After these encounters, Julia went back to working in the design field as a fine art director in communication prior to establishing the workshop with Marcus.Marcus Keichel was born in Frankfurt/Main. He learnt commercial style, design and social researches at the University of the Arts in Berlin. After graduating, he worked as a freelance item and interaction developer prior to establishing the studio, Läufer + Keichel, with Julia. From 2008 to 2011 Marcus was also a visitor teacher at the University of the Arts in Berlin.CoupeThe removable chair cover is made intact, which is cut like a pantsuit. The fit, in addition to securely stitched on seat and back pillows, is pulled over a supporting steel frame and closed along the legs with zippers. The outer elastic material surface area, made from pure new wool, and created in a computer-controlled 3-D piece by piece weaving procedure, was specifically created for this task. COUPE can be used in dining establishments, lobbies, and waiting areas, as well as in living and dining spaces. The chair is developed as a lightweight building and can be disintegrated into its single parts and recycled.Fab. lightingsThe special high quality of the material of three-dimensional spacer textile kinds the basis of the FAB. LIGHT light items. The elastic structure of the material allows it to be pushed with each other for a thick impact, or gone for a more translucent result. Hence it is feasible to prepare the material around a predefined type, and to 'correct' the favored state temporarily by event and feeding in flexible threads. The last desired form will be 'iced up' by environmental resin. The bulb socket and the technical connections stay concealed behind the gathered material while the light shines via the straightforward part. The bigger meshed fabric makes charming, imaginative darkness. The modelling procedure will be in addition stressed using tinted elastic threads when cross-stitching for collecting the product, and by tinting the things with lacquer. This style technique purposely highlights the unique visual tension in the compare of a typical stitching strategy with a sophisticated product.GlobalThe global chair job focuses on a wood allround chair for interior and outdoor use. The primary intent leading the style procedure was to create a modern, visually extraordinary wooden chair featuring a seat shell with perfect ergonomics. To this end, we established a three-dimensional, organic seat layer structure glued together from flexible plywood strips. The resulting seat shell is incredibly light, resilient and comfy. It can be created in a commercial process.