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  • Poltrona Frau contract division collaborated with German architecture firm Behnisch Architekten in the construction of the new conference hall of the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a United Nations agency with 188 member states. WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation. As part of a project to create […]


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  • Before discovering the exciting PP Mobler relaunch of the Pot chair by Nanna and Jørgen Ditzel next month at Stockholm furniture fair, here is a look back to the pp112 designed in 1978 by Hans Wegner for PP. pp112 is a hybrid design comprising features from Wegner’s series of Chinese chairs and his many attempts […]


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The Right Round Marble Dining Table – a little history This table evolved from a design John created for his own home. Designed as a 3 legged raw steel and marble monolith, it may literally have weighed a ton. So, while fantastic in its simplicity, that design was just a bit tricky to ship. In […]


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