Journal

Designers

Continuing at the Edge

2 Jun 2017

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‘The interaction between people, product and place – and how a product or system can affect our behaviour – lies at the heart of our practice.’ It is this self-declared mantra that sits as a core principle of PearsonLloyd’s approach and one that was applied to the development of Edge, the flexible desking system from Modus.

New Products 2016

13 Sep 2016

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Our new ranges are crafted from recycled cork, cast aluminum, solid oak and moulded foam and have a particularly tactile quality and sensual appeal: Soft corners, rounded edges and gentle tapers come together with clear cut functionality.

Clerkenwell Design Week 2016

12 May 2016

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Modus are back and refreshed from a great show in the halls of Milan at Salone del Mobile. Come along to our showroom during Clerkenwell Design Week and see the new ranges for yourself.

Salone del Mobile – Milan 16

8 Apr 2016

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Modus are pleased to be showing in the halls of Milan again at Salone del Mobile this year and we will be exhibiting our largest presentation to date.As ever, the new product ranges focus on functionality and meticulously distilled form and combine quality of design with manufacturing excellence.

Sir Kenneth and Jack's Story

4 Sep 2014

Kenneth Grange and Jack Smith’s first collaboration was the April sofa. Now, as they present Apriletta, they talk working together, what’s changed, what they have in common and why they like working with Modus.

Simon Pengelly's award-winning shelving system for Modus continues to wow in Milan this year

15 Mar 2013

Meta was Simon Pengelly's first piece of furniture for Modus and the first UK design the brand manufactured in 2001, marking a significant milestone for both parties.

Milan 2013

14 Mar 2013

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Process

20 Dec 2012

Nowadays, the first step he takes at the start of a new project is looking at the market, seeing new sides to culture and how people’s behaviour is evolving,” he says. Hold, Prestwich’s latest design for Modus, is a multipurpose side chair perfectly suited to cafes, restaurants, meeting rooms or areas for concentrated work.

Connect by Jonathan Prestwich

19 Dec 2012

A refined and elegant table offering a simple solution for meeting tables, soft desking and conference rooms. Its unique design is engineered to allow modular length table options and incorporates an integral cable management system with the option of a flip top lid and data/power connectivity or table top grommets.

Christophe Pillet in discussion with Blueprint

5 Jun 2012

A packed event with celebrated French designer Christophe Pillet in conversation with Blueprint magazine editor Johnny Tucker was held at the Modus showroom during Clerkenwell Design Week.

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.

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...