Journal

2010

Dune by Monica Forster

28 Oct 2010

During the London design Festival we launched the new timber addition to the Dune family of chairs by Monica Forster, the distinctive 4 leg base is produced from solid oak.

Blythswood Square Spa

28 Oct 2010

The Blythswood Square Hotel is now one of Glasgow’s finest five star boutique hotels and offers unriviled quality and accomadation. Located in the centre of Glasgow, the building, which dates back to 1823, was previously the home of the Royal Scottish Automobile Club.

Made in Camden at The Roundhouse

21 Oct 2010

Located in Camden, London, the grade II former railway turntable engine shed (or Roundhouse) built in 1847 is today one of Londons greatest music venue. The Roundhouse has hosted the BBC Electric Proms, and also ceremonies such as the BT Digital Music Awards Modus worked with Michael Sodeau who designed the interior, and were responsible for the development of a...

Pick a colour

19 Sep 2010

A stunning installation of the new PLC chair by PearsonLloyd is now on show in our Clerkenwell showroom for London Design Festival. The eye catching display features 36 one off colours exclusively produced for the event.

Modus x Pechakucha 2

9 Sep 2010

Modus PechaKucha is back with an impressive line up of speakers. Chaired by Johanna Agerman (Deputy editor of Icon Magazine), other speakers include Christophe Pillet, Tom Lloyd, Eero Koivisto (CKR), Antonia Ward, William Knight (London Design Festival), Sophia Wood and William Russell (Pentagram).

Pick a Colour

1 Sep 2010

To celebrate the London Design Festival, Modus will reveal a stunning installation of the new PLC chair by PearsonLloyd. PLC is a marriage of style and simplicity offering a modern take on the archetypal wooden cafe chair. This eye catching display will feature up to 36 one off colours exclusively produced for the event.

Vonsung Pavilion at Tent London

1 Sep 2010

London design studio, Vonsung, will create a striking pop-up cafe & bar pavilion at this year’s Tent London. The pavilion will provide a unique dining area and bar space featuring an impressive display of the 10 Morph stools from Modus throughout the space. The whole structure will be illuminated by both skylight and dramatic indoor lighting, forming shadows and silhouettes...

Tokyo Bike Tours led by Max Fraser

1 Sep 2010

Tokyobike tours led by Max Fraser will kick off at Modus Showroom on Friday 25 September, offering design enthusiasts the chance to try out these effortlessly stylish bikes. The tours will give visitors the chance to explore Londons creative districts on guided tours across the capital.

PechaKucha Night

7 Jun 2010

Our recent PechaKucha, pulled in a huge audience of design savvy visitors. Chaired by Kerstin Zumstein from OnOffice, the talks ranged from Luke Pearson’s love of bicycles to Sam Johnsons fascination with the legacy of the Victorian building boom on modern life.

Ten by Michael Sodeau

20 May 2010

Ten is a universal sofa range by Michael Sodeau launched in Milan. The clean silhouette is a contrast between the thin tailored outer frame and soft cushions inside. Its oversized seat depth and generous back make it an extremely comfortable sofa.

Modus x PechaKucha

11 May 2010

The Pecha Kucha night phenomenon, began in Tokyo in 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network and show their work in public. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of “chit chat”, this night is simply and effectively: 20 images x 20 seconds per person.

Architects Breakfast

5 May 2010

Join Modus for an architects breakfast.25th June at 8.30am – 11.00am.Modus, 28-29 Great Sutton Street, London, EC1V 0DSRSVP: press@modusfurniture.co.uk

Room with a view

15 Apr 2010

Our projects team recently completed the hotel bedrooms at Hotel Martinhal in Portugal. All the rooms were designed by Michael Sodeau and all furniture was produced and installed by Modus.

Aside by Simon Pengelly

15 Apr 2010

Aside Credenza is a standalone, multi-functional piece of furniture designed for domestic and contract use. The modest proportions of the unit take on a multitude of functions and can be used to store, display, serve or present. Its understated aesthetic and detailing have been carefully considered to enhance the space and allow the unit to sit respectively alongside other pieces...

Milan 2010

4 Apr 2010

Despite the massive disruption caused by the volcanic ash cloud, the Milan furniture fair proved a silver lining in contrast to the travel chaos raging around it. Modus revealed its latest collection at the Milan Furniture Fair with an impressive stand designed under the watchful eye of Michael Sodeau.

Very Harris Tweed, Blythswood Square Hotel

11 Feb 2010