Pigeon Light designed by Klauser & Carpenter
André Klauser and Ed Carpenter initially complied with whilst studying on the Layout Products program at the Royal College of Art in 2000. They set up their individual technique quickly after graduating, constructing a portfolio of work respectively. It was via their shared customer Thorsten van Elten that Ed and André kept in contact in the following years. They developed Klauser & Carpenter astride some successful collaborations and have since constructed an outstanding list of clients in the UK and worldwide, working on a large range of style led projects. They are partners in the layout and manufacturing business Very Good & Effective. André Klauser was birthed in Hanover, Germany. He finished in Style at the Fachhochschule Münster in 2000. In between 1999 and 2001 he worked for Jasper Morrison in London. Klauser finished from the RCA Design Products course in 2002. He functions and lives in London. Next to his layout job, he shows on the Design Products program at the Royal College of Art. Woodworker originally trained as a sculptor at Kingston College before finishing an MA in Design Products at the Royal College of Art. Maybe Woodworker's the majority of prolific work to this day has been the 'Pigeon Light' generated for Thorsten van Elten.Pigeon LightDeveloped as a modern Urban Memento and firstly shown at Ed Carpenter's Royal College of Art graduation show in 2001 the Pigeon Light has because gone on to end up being rather of a style icon. From its humble starts the Pigeon Light is now a hot seller in gallery and style shops throughout the globe. Made in the UK the Pigeon Light has actually been in manufacturing with Thorsten van Elten because 2003.Covent Garden Club Chair Commissioned by Canteen for their dining establishment in house inside London's Covent Garden Market. The CG Club Chair incorporates the functionality of a dining chair with the comfort of a club chair. The seat is created from a totally upholstered flexible covering and cushioned webbed seat. VG&P's first upholstered item, modified with precision by specialist vehicle upholsterers. The amply proportioned shell with its liquid form is cupped by a very durable tubular frame.Harbour ChairThe Harbour Chair is created for public and residential spaces alike, looks at home in a bistro, a café or around a private dinner table. The chair shows subtle recommendations of wooden Scandinavian furniture. Its layout gently up-dates the familiar while making it ideal for existing production procedures. The Harbour Chair combines the tactile high qualities of a strong wooden seat and back-hoop with the functionality and strength of a tubular metal frame. Seat and back are cnc-carved from strong ash then hand doned with fantastic precision and skill.CarinaThe scale of the piece led us to emphasise its sculptural qualities; whithout loosing any of its performance. Four table components are cnc carved from the exact same block of white Carara marble. Later on the marble is hand reassembled and completed, revealing a precise line where the components satisfy.