Jeff Muhs takes a fresh look at 50′s modern furniture in his new Emirate collection. Using updated materials such as baltic birch and modern laminates, Muhs distills archetypal designs with a sculptural sensibility. The limited edition works in this collection feature the Emirate barstool, Emirate side table, Emirate console, Emirate coffee table, and Emirate foot stool.
The Salone Internazionale del Mobile is the International Furniture Fair of Milan, the largest decoration trade fair in the world. The annual show showcases the latest in furniture and design from international sources. It is considered by interior designers as a leading exposition for the display of new products by furniture manufacturers, designers, lighting concepts, and other design items. The show is commonly abbreviated as “Salone”, “Milano Salone”, and also “Milan Design Week”. It is held every year in April, in the FieraMilano complex in the Milan metropolitan area town of Rho.
ENTRATALIBERA, Design Glamour Store, is an 800 square meter space in the center of Milan displaying design objects and new expressions of contemporary art. The relationship between objects, design and art represents the main criterion of research, layout, promotion and sale. This is the primary focus of ENTRATALIBERA and is meant to inspire people to furnish their homes in a contemporary and highly individual ways. ENTRATALIBERA is located at Corso Independenza 16 in Milan, Italy.
Visit www.entratalibera.mi.it for showroom hours and information. A reception will be held on 14 April 2010, from 6pm to 10pm. The collection will be on view through the Spring/Summer 2010 season.
The Emirate Collection will be featured in New York City at Michael Hennessy Home. The showroom will open late April 2010. MH Home is located at 207 West 18th St, New York, visit www.mhhome.net for more details.
Jeff Muhs is a painter, sculptor, and designer based in Southampton, New York, USA. Muhs studied at the School of visual Arts in New York City. Muhs lives and works in Southampton, New York with his wife, art dealer, Bethdel.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg | Facebook | Technorati | Google | StumbleUpon | Window Live | Tailrank | Furl | Netscape | Yahoo | BlinkList Tags: Design Week, emirate furniture collection, jeff muhs, milan design week 2010, salone del mobile 2010