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Who's Casper

19 Sep 2016

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What do you get when you ask 16, high profile artists, designers, architects and illustrators to customise a cork stool to help support refugees?

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.

Modus at London Design Festival

13 Sep 2016

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The London Design Festival will see Modus at designjunction in its new, permanent venue at King’s Cross. Exhibiting in Cubitt house, alongside over two hundred leading design brands, Modus will be showing new ranges by Michael Sodeau and Jonathan Prestwich.

Who's Casper

13 Sep 2016

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Following the Where’s Casper? campaign earlier this year, Who’s Casper? asks 16 eminent creatives to customise a Casper stool, designed by Michael Sodeau.

Modus 2015

16 Dec 2015

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2015 has been a very busy year for us with shows in Milan, New York and London. Our new table system; Edge has gone on to win the prestigious design Guild award and has been shortlisted for both the Blueprint and FX design awards.

Modus at INTRO/NY

19 May 2014

This May, INTRO/NY returned to New York Design Week for the second year running. Here we showcased our new products April by Sir Kenneth Grange and Jack Smith and Lily by Michael Sodaeu, along with works by Morph, PearsonLloyd, Simon Pengelly and Magnus Long. 

INTRO / NY

8 May 2014

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We will be showing new products April by Sir Kenneth Grange and Jack Smith and Lily by Michael Sodaeu, along with works by Morph, PearsonLloyd, Magnus Long.

Modus at EDIT, Milan 2014

22 Apr 2014

EDIT by Designjunction 2014 was set against the historic backdrop of Palazzo Morando, in the heart of Milan's fashion district. At the show, we launched our new projects including collaborations with Britain's foremost product designer, Sir Kenneth Grange, and Jack Smith and along two new chairs by Michael Sodeau and Jonathan Prestwich.

Edit Milan April 2014

2 Apr 2014

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We will be launching new projects including collaborations with Britain’s foremost product designer; Sir Kenneth Grange, and Jack Smith and along two new chairs by Michael Sodeau and Jonathan Prestwich.

Milan April 2014

6 Feb 2014

Modus, will be launching new projects including collaborations with Britain’s foremost product designer; Sir Kenneth Grange, during Salone 2014, at Edit, against the stunning backdrop of Palazzo Morando. Alongside a collaboration with Sir Kenneth Grange and Jack Smith, Modus will also be launching two new chairs by Michael Sodeau and Jonathan Prestwich.

Out of Sight an exhibition of new photographs by Angela Moore

30 Sep 2013

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As part of the London Design Festival and Clerkenwell Design Quarter we hosted Out of Sight: an exhibition of photography by Angela Moore. We commissioned Angela to shoot a series of landscapes around Somerset; the resulting images appear in our new catalogue designed by Studio Small.

Modus at designjunction

29 Sep 2013

Designjunction 2013 was held at the Old Sorting Office, New Oxford Street for the second year running. At the show, we unveiled the new Bloom range of tables from Magnus Long, as well as Michael Sodeau’s new Noughts and Crosses tables. Designjunction was also people’s first chance to see the Hem chair, Norse chair and Geta sofas in the UK.

Modus, TFL Canteen and Barbecoa Resturant @ designjunction

26 Sep 2013

Along with all this we also built and furnished Jamie Oliver’s Barbecoa restaurant on site. Our PLC Chairs and Noughts and crosses stools and tables furnished the space whilst Barbecoa served signature favourites such as pit smoked pork sandwiches and smoked short ribs with chipotle tomato salsa.

Out of Sight Exhibition

4 Sep 2013

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To celebrate the launch of our beautiful new catalogue by Studio Small, Modus will be hosting an exhibition of specially commissioned work by Angela Moore in our newly refurbished Clerkenwell showroom which has been completely refitted and extended to more than double its original area. The exhibition features a series of dramatic, limited edition, large format prints which capture the...

New Collections at Designjunction

29 Aug 2013

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At designjunction, Modus will launch a series of new products; Bloom, a family of pedestal tables by Magnus Long and a range of tables by Michael Sodeau to extend his Noughts and Crosses collection. In addition, the modular Geta sofa by Arik Levy, the Hem Chair by PearsonLloyd and the timber Norse chair by Simon Pengelly will make their UK debut.

Pop up Barbecoa Restaurant at Designjunction

12 Jul 2013

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This year’s designjunction restaurant will again be brought to you by Modus, this time in conjunction with Jamie Oliver’s barbecue steakhouse, Barbecoa. Michael Sodeau will create the restaurant using natural timber to enhance the raw space of The Sorting Office. Modus’ PLC furniture and Noughts and Crosses bar stools and tables will complete the restaurant’s interior.

Designjunction - new launches

12 Jun 2013

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At designjunction, Modus will launch a series of new products; Bloom, a family of pedestal tables by Magnus Long, a new four-leg stacking version of the Hem chair by PearsonLloyd and a range of tables by Michael Sodeau to extend his Noughts and Crosses collection. In addition, the modular Geta sofa by Arik Levy and the timber Norse chair by...

Modus Party

19 Apr 2013

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Modus was at the epicentre of the EDIT launch party. With queues around the block, globe-trotting designers and VIPs flocked to La Pelota for the first big party of the Salone.

Modus at EDIT

19 Apr 2013

Our launch products: Geta by Arik Levy, Hem by PearsonLloyd and Norse by Simon Pengelly received a great response, as did a host of existing products from designers Christophe Pillet, Patrick Norguet, Jonathan Prestwich and Michael Sodeau.

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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Modus paper out now

13 Oct 2012

Want to find out the design process behind Jonathan Prestwich's Hold chair, the inspiration behind Simon Pengelly's recently reintroduced Meta shelving or how Shin Azumi designed the Aerial table? This and much more is available now in the Modus newspaper.

Modus at Designjunction

11 Oct 2012

Modus were delighted to be part of this year's designjunction which attracted more than 17,000 visitors through the door. This new destination proved a huge success drawing trade and consumers crowds from all across the globe to a disused Sorting Office in the heart of central London.  Over 100 International brands and three floors packed with installations, pop up stores,...

Modus make their mark at designjunction's Canteen

8 Oct 2012

Modus played an important role in furnishing the entire pop-up restaurant at designjunction - a collaboration between Transport for London (TfL) and Canteen which was one of the great attractions at the show. The restaurant featured the popular  PLC dining chairs by PearsonLloyd and Multi dining tables by Michael Sodeau throughout the space as well as the Noughts & Crosses...

PLC chair makes £1000 for Maggie's in charity auction

5 Oct 2012

The Joy of Living (Part 2) project to raise funds for the Maggie's cancer charity attracted a huge amount of interest during designjunction. Designers submitted customised products, which were exhibited then sold in a charity auction. Modus' donated the PLC lounge chair customised by PearsonLloyd, who originally designed this classic design piece.

Modus' new product range proved a huge attraction

4 Oct 2012

Visitors to designjunction were presented with 10 new products from Modus. With a focus on pieces to suit the work environment, the collection included an innovative modular storage system, a practical meeting table, as well as private and public seating, shelving and occasional tables. Modus presented new collaborations to their roster of international design talent to include new pieces by...

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.

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.