Richard Hutten: Interview with the Dutch Designer 2

Bronto Chair by Richard Hutten

Richard Hutten

Born in 1967 in zwollerkerspel, the netherlands.
studied at the academy of industrial design eindhoven, graduating in 1991. that same year he started his own design studio in rotterdam. hutten is an exponent of ‘droog design’, in which he has been involved since it’s inception in 1993. In 1994 he gained international attention with his artistic pieces ‘the cross’ and ‘s(h)it on it’. richard hutten is the creator of many children-friendly products as the ‘bronto’ chair, the ‘elephant hassocks’ and the ‘dumbo’ cup. His ‘no sign of design’ and ‘table upon table’ concept designs have been exhibited worldwide.

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Richard Hutten Bronto Children’s Chair

Richard Hutten Bronto Children’s Chair

Each chair is different due to the use of two materials in the production process.

project: The inevitable ornament
material: Multi rotated soft and hard PU
size: 55x28x35 cm

Richard Hutten

Droog Design

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Mama Kids Chair by Rasa Design

By Rasa Design of Lithuania.

About Rasa Design:

Professional education:
1985-1987 – Studied at Kaunas Applied Art School (textile and embroidering)
1988-1993 – Studied design at Vilnius Art Academy, Lithuania (the Department of Applied Arts)
1993 – took the degree of Master of Arts

Professional experience:
1993-1995 – Designer in design studio FORMOS VIRSMAS
1995-2000 – Designer and art director in joint stock company LORO DIZAINAS
2000-to present – Free lance designer in furniture, interior and graphic design field. Writing articles about design and art. From 2004 design editor in the magazine NAUJAS NAMAS (NEW HOUSE).

Main works in field of graphic design, corporate identity, advertising, furniture design, interior details, etc. Active participation in local and international exhibitions.

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Kids Chair with Roll-Top Storage Space

The Kid’s Roll Top Chair has a sitting surface that works like an old-time roll-top desk, sliding away to reveal storage space where kids can put their toys and other stuff while being usable as a chair too.

Kids Chair with Roll-Top Storage Space