Thelos Design Team-Riza Air Lounge Chair
At Design Interviews
Interview with Thelos Design Team : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Thelos Design Team : The main idea to create this design is born an especial design chair that it connotes the essence on modernism aesthetics of Barcelona mixed with a contemporary design touch. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Thelos Design Team : The main focus is show the organic look of wood working hand like as the modernist architect Antoni Gaudí had worked their architecture elements, ever inspired in nature topics that he always reinterpreted it on buildings. In this case applied in a furniture, applied it in a special chair. .Frank Scott: What are your future plans for this award winning design?. Thelos Design Team : First, we want to celebrate this prize together with Thelos design Team. Then we'll work hard to divulge this design, with added value thanks to this prize, to the worldwide interior design public. And we leverage to learn from every particular feedback for our knowlege and try to continue this look line work in the next projects. .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Thelos Design Team : We worked 3 months for the first concept and then 1 year to work hard for the first prototypes. .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Thelos Design Team : We think that the modernism movement always inspired in nature was finalized soon and his artistic potential needs to resurge and take a place in a contemporary art and design today. .Frank Scott: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?. Thelos Design Team : Riza chair and the next family products that we'll design are and will be edited and produced for Thelos. .Frank Scott: What made you design this particular type of work?. Thelos Design Team : The particular type of work of Riza is its special lines of wood, likeness to tree roots and the same time to the modern metallic chair lines, want to give a message about that we can make products with natural raw materials and without fossil or chemical origins. The Riza chair is only realised with sustainable solid wood and natural varnishes. .Frank Scott: Where there any other designs and/or designers that helped the influence the design of your work?. Thelos Design Team : We were inspired with all work of Catalan modernist architect Antoni Gaudí on his buildings and a his little furniture collection. .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Thelos Design Team : Riza is a contemporary design chair suitable for lounge areas of clubs, private residences and hotels. .Frank Scott: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?. Thelos Design Team : Riza means a roots of the trees and we choose this name to reference to the natural movement of the roots in all directions and the chair structure asked going on any directions to finish the aesthetical and stabilization functions. .Frank Scott: What is the most unique aspect of your design?. Thelos Design Team : Riza is made with a organic look structure complemented with a special grid on the back and with only using solid wood. .
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