Galerie Downtown in Design Boom


The paris-based galerie laffanour showed an extraordinary solo exhibition of the architect and designer’s work at design miami/ 2013: ‘charlotte perriand – a house in montmartre’ created in the 1950s brought together a selection of rare designs created for maison borot –  the residence of the industrialist jean borot – which brilliantly encapsulates the breadth of charlotte perriand’s work. highlights on view from maison borot were a bookcase (the culmination of her life-long research and interest in bookcase design), a white lacquered wood hanging system, a mahogany console table and two one-off pieces including a ceiling lamp and settee. the borot house, one of perriand’s last works, completely captured the zeitgeist of her time. the exclusive pieces showcased in the exhibition offer a never-before-seen glimpse into the exceptionally sophisticated and comprehensive vision of charlotte perriand.(…)

Click here to read full article: http://www.designboom.com/design/galerie-laffanour-presents-charlotte-perriand-at-design-miami-12-03-201/

and: http://www.designboom.com/design/the-best-on-show-at-this-years-design-miami-12-13-2013/

and finally: http://www.complex.com/art-design/2013/12/this-is-the-chair-pharrell-was-eyeing-at-design-miami-2013