Konstantin Grcic was born in Munich, Germany in 1965. He studied Design at the Royal College of Art in London from 1988-1990. Since setting up his own design practice Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design in Munich in 1991 he has developed furniture, products and lighting for some of Europe's leading design companies. He creates industrial products widely described as pared down, simple, minimalist. What sets him apart from the minimalism in fashionable currency today is that he defines function in human terms, combining maximum formal strictness with considerable mental acuity and humour. Some of his products have received prestigious design awards such as the Compasso D'Oro and they were selected into the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York. In Oktober 2000 Konstantin Grcic is nominated "Guest of Honour" at the Interieur Biennial in Kortrijk (Belgium) presenting an extensive show of his work.The MYTO, which made its debut into the US market during ICFF 2008, is a remarkable cantilever chair made entirely out of plastic. A single block of ultra-fluid plastic, specially formulated by German chemical company BASF to meet designer Konstantin Grcic's exact specifications, forms a frame structure that provides both the flexibility and strength of a traditional cantilever chair. The innovative materials and processes used have earned the MYTO widespread accolades as well as a spot in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art. Available in eight colors, the versatile MYTO is suitable for residential and contract settings both indoors and outdoors.
|MYTO Cantilever Chair||32.25" H x 20" W x 21.75" D||Unavailable|
|Product Category:||Stacking Chairs|
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