Journal

2011

On the Wright track at designjunction

8 Oct 2011

This year we enjoyed great success at the first UK designjunction exhibition in Holborn. Modus collaborated with The Wright Brothers to bring to life designjunction’s very own pop-up champagne and oyster bar.

PechaKucha Night returned to London

7 Oct 2011

PechaKucha night returned to London for the festival under the new guardianship of Modus. This captivating presentation concept took place at designjunction and will be the first of many across the capital.

Berlin-bound for Qubique

7 Oct 2011

Berlin is one of the most exciting European design cities right now, so it's no surprise that a new exhibition has sprung up for autumn 2011. The inaugural Qubique show takes place between 26-29 October at the decommissioned Tempelhof Airport and Modus will be right there in the thick of proceedings with its latest product launches presented by our agent;...

Modus tell their manufacturing story with recent 'Process' installation

7 Oct 2011

Last month we celebrated the London Design Festival with a striking installation at our showroom in Clerkenwell. Entitled 'Process' the exhibition laid bare our furniture making story, from the drawing board to the finished display models.

Sleep Event

7 Oct 2011

Next month we will be exhibiting at the Sleep Event from 23 – 24 November. Visit us on stand 26 at the Business Design Centre, London.

Pechakucha at designjunction

14 Sep 2011

The PechaKucha night phenomenon began in Tokyo in 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network and share their ideas. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of "chit chat", this simple and effective format requires the speaker to show 20 images, each for 20 seconds.

Process

7 Sep 2011

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To celebrate the London Design Festival, we will be presenting a unique installation in our showroom in Clerkenwell entitled: Process – an exhibition of chairs showing step by step production methods from traditional to modern techniques, explained through drawings, images, prototypes and models.

Polka Gelato

16 Aug 2011

Vonsung’s latest project features Modus furniture

Modus at Designjunction

12 Aug 2011

At London’s new design destination, designjunction, we will be presenting work from our latest collection previewed in Milan, alongside the launch of a new sofa by French designer Christophe Pillet.

A new collaboration with the Wright Brothers restaurant

11 Aug 2011

The Wright Brothers, acclaimed for their seafood and oysters, will be recreating the atmosphere and experience of their London restaurants at designjunction, serving the freshest fish from a spectacular pop-up bar by Modus.

PechaKucha returns to London with a full program of events

10 Aug 2011

In partnership with Klein Dytham architects, we are delighted to announce that Modus have taken over the guardianship for PechaKucha nights in London, bringing this exciting concept directly to your door step.

Swedish Design Goes London for the London Design Festival, 15 & 24 September

9 Aug 2011

he Ambassador of Sweden will open up her Residence at Portland Place for a design exhibition featuring some of the world’s most renowned Swedish designers.

LDF plans unveiled

1 Jul 2011

Modus will present a unique installation at their showroom in Clerkenwell from 16 – 25 September entitled: Process – an exhibition of new chairs uncovering the materials and processes behind them.

Milan 2011

30 Jun 2011

Modus revealed their latest collection at the Milan Furniture Fair at Designjunction, Zegna Theatre, Via Savona, Milano. If you didn’t manage to visit below are some images from the show and information on the launched projects.

Nobis Hotel

30 Jun 2011

Amongst other recent projects, we were pleased to supply some of our collection into the recently opened Nobis Hotel in Sweden. Claesson Koivisto Rune has recently designed the interior of the Nobis Hotel located in two historic late 19th-century buildings on Norrmalmstorg square in the heart of downtown Stockholm, Sweden.

Shortlisted for the Restaurant and Bar Design Awards

30 Jun 2011

Modus worked on 3 projects that have been shortlisted for the Restaurant and Bar Design Awards; Made in Camden by Michael Sodeau, Santorini Grace by MplusM in Greece and The Corinthian club by Graven Images.

StickingSticks by Kawamura Ganjavian

14 Mar 2011

Stickingsticks is a modular partition system, currently being developed by Modus in collaboration with Kawamura Ganjavian, consisting of a kit of different length tubes wrapped in strips of Velcro. The products flexibility allows the tubes to connect through the use of VELCRO making it quick and easy to create room divisions.

Noughts and Crosses by Michael Sodeau

10 Mar 2011

The Noughts and Crosses stools are available in two different heights for either bar or dining table use. The three or four legged oak stools have a steel powder coat O or X serving as a foot rest and can be made in a variety of colours.

PLC chair shortlisted for the prestigious Design Week Award

1 Jan 2011

Assessed for its quality of design, innovation and aesthetics, PLC Chair has been shortlisted for the prestigious annual Design Week Awards. Launched at Milan 2010, PLC is a marriage of style and simplicity. Made in solid oak or matt-painted beech – Its ergonomically curved seat and backrest show off its form and functionality.