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Revolving Bookcase at Svenskt Tenn

2016-02-15 | TAGS: Works

The bookcases are a new interpretation of traditional revolving bookcases, these often featuring three or four levels with larger volumes being stored at the bottom. The bookcases are made from blackened wood… {---}

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Book release

2016-01-31 | TAGS: Works

For the exhibition, Folkform and the graphic designer Martin Frostner, will publish a book made up of the finishing lines of novels contained in the Rönnell collection. The book will allow all endings to be the beginning of something new, and the title of the book and the exhibition “Now you are at the beginning again” appears in the final lines of a novel written by the young author, Amelia Atwater-Rhodes. {---}

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Twelve Arches

2015-02-06 | TAGS: Works

The arches very from tall to big, rounded to flat, narrow to wide. In the shadow of each arch one of the participating designers has been invited… {---}

www_Folkform_3barlampor

Skyline Bar Light by Folkform

2015-06-22 | TAGS: Works

The new Skyline bar pendant light can be used as a solitaire light or in arrangements in groups. The sculptural light is designed for public areas and interiors. {---}

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BLACK AND WHITE FRACTIONAL NUMBERS

2013-09-01 | TAGS: Works

Commission for the National Public Art Council.
Vansta, 2013
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SUBURBAN SKYLINE SERIES

2014-09-18 | TAGS: Works

The Skyline lamp series is designed by Folkform. The lamp is inspired by the architecture of different suburban districts of Stockholm. {---}

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CANDLE COLLAGE, BRASS

2013-09-02 | TAGS: Works

For the candle collage simple tea light candles are placed side by side with pillar candles to create a landscape of candle typologies. {---}

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GILLBERGA – THE STONE QUARRY

2014-09-16 | TAGS: Works

The latest stop on Folkform’s journey through the Swedish manufacturing industry has been {---}

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THE RECOVERED MASONITE FROM 1929

2013-10-10 | TAGS: Works

The cabinets are made from original recovered Masonite from 1929, in combination with the last {---}

Folkform_kth_3_www

7 x 4m COMPOSITION IN FABRIC AND METALS

2013-10-08 | TAGS: Works

Art Installation at the Royal Institute of Technology.
Commission 2013
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Folkform_bibliotek_www

THE HAGSTRÖMER LIBARY

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

An old book is not just literature but often a hand crafted artefact in itself.
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PATCHWORK LEATHER BENCH, BLACK

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

Launch of a new furniture line and exhibition of leather benches exclusively for Skandium. {---}

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MASONITE : MEMORIAM

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Masonite Chest with 9 drawers. {---}

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LIMNHAMN – THE FOUNDRY

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Folkform is committed to working with local manufacturers. For the Bronze Cabinet collection {---}

Masonite cabinets

THE COLLECTORS

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

For this new furniture range Folkform invited collectors to take part in the design process.
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MASONITE CHEST WITH 18 DRAWERS

2014-11-04 | TAGS: Works

The collection Unique Standard, questions our perception of various materials. {---}

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Wall Light in Layers

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

The inspiration for the wall light pieces is a series of experimental paintings and prints by Josef Albers called ”Homage to the square” {---}

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Jaipur Lamp

2011-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Exploring oriental carpets and patterns. What is the meaning and history behind the carpets? How can this knowledge be used in the design process? {---}

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Revolving Bookcases

2016-02-15 | TAGS: Works

A new series of revolving bookcases and archivers designed by Folkform were launched during Stockholm design week. The exhibition was hosted at Rönnells antique booksellers. {---}

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Folkform at Rönnells

2016-01-31 | TAGS: Works

The exhibition is a unique collaboration between Folkform and the long-established Rönnells bookshop on Birger Jarlsgatan, Stockholm. Folkform have chosen the beautiful rooms of the venerable bookshop for the exhibition of their new book cases, a place filled with books from floor to ceiling, where they will put their new sculptural bookcases on show for the first time.
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Bartable Light weight Concrete

2015-02-06 | TAGS: Works

Each is made from blocks of Ytong aerated concrete, a lightweight material with a matte surface that disguises a highly porous inner structure. {---}

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Skyline Pendant

2015-06-22 | TAGS: Works

The Skyline lamp series designed by Folkform is now being produced by Swedish lighting brand Örsjö Belysning, the design of the blocky forms are based on the concrete buildings of a Stockholm suburb. {---}

Folkform_vansta3_www

BLACK AND WHITE FRACTIONAL NUMBERS

2013-09-01 | TAGS: Works

Sculpture inspired by mathematical fractional numbers, the black and white squares are divided into geometric shapes each representing a mathematical problem. {---}

Folkform_suburban_skyline_floor_table_www

SUBURBAN SKYLINE, FLOOR

2014-09-18 | TAGS: Works

In collaboration with the lamp factory in Örsjö, Folkform examine the opportunities of the metallic colour palette, from highly polished brass to oxidised copper. {---}

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CANDLE COLLAGE, BRONZE

2013-09-02 | TAGS: Works

Candle Collage is available in brass through Skultuna. Bronze and aluminum is available in limited edition. {---}

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STUDY OF STONES

2014-02-04 | TAGS: Works

The result is a series of candle- sticks made in limestone and hand-finished by stone mason Björn Johansson at Gillberga. {---}

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MASONITE : MEMORIAM

2013-10-10 | TAGS: Works

Furniture line and exhibition of Masonite cabinets designed exclusively for Svenskt Tenn by the Folkform design duo. {---}

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7 x 4m COMPOSITION IN FABRIC AND METALS

2013-10-08 | TAGS: Works

The textile consists of over 600 pieces of metals and fabrics that are sawn by hand.
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BOOKENDS

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

The new Folkform bookends are the first objects in the new collection based on the research process that began in the Hagströmer library in Stockholm. {---}

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LEATHER BENCH, RED AND BROWN

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

The Leather benches are made from different leather upholstery methods, combined in the same bench. {---}

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MASONITE : MEMORIAM

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Sidetable with two drawers. {---}

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BRONZE CABINET

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

For the Bronze Cabinet collection FOLKFORM collaborated with a brass foundry on the south {---}

Masonite Boards

MASONITE BOARDS

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

By combining wood fibres with other organic material it has been possible to give this down-to-earth material an entirely new look. {---}

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UNIQUE STANDARD; MARBLE CABINET

2011-08-01 | TAGS: Works

The collection Unique Standard, questions our perception of various materials. {---}

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Industrial Intervention – Crystal Glass

2011-07-01 | TAGS: Works

The project Industrial Intervention started off with a trip to the old glassworks in the Czech countryside. The new pieces explore the collision between… {---}

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Hidden Layers

2011-02-01 | TAGS: Works

The collection Hidden Layers is a number of cabinets, where experiments were carried out using different surfaces and materials, to re-create cracks and natural wear. {---}

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Archiver

2016-02-15 | TAGS: Works

The rectangular cases sit on cylindrical bases, which rotate so books can be accessed from every angle. The bookcases come in different heights, the smaller archiver can be placed on a table or desk. {---}

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Reading By Carl Johan De Geer

2016-01-31 | TAGS: Works

During the opening night, artist and author Carl Johan De Geer was reading from a book in the revolving bookcase. Carl Johan is an example to us , we are inspired by his artistry and we admire his writing. We wanted the bookcase to provide a home for his texts and invited him to read, said Folkform

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Light weight Concrete Planter

2015-02-06 | TAGS: Works

Each is made from blocks of Ytong aerated concrete, a lightweight material with a matte surface that disguises a highly porous inner structure. {---}

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Skyline Wall

2015-06-22 | TAGS: Works

The new Skyline Wall light was designed in 2014. The series comes in white powder-coated aluminium, as well as brass and cortén steel. The wall light can be used for both indoor and outdoor areas. {---}

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BLACK AND WHITE FRACTIONAL NUMBERS

2013-09-01 | TAGS: Works

The patterns were created during a workshop with the children at the school.
Vansta 2013 {---}

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SUBURBAN SKYLINE, PENDANT

2014-09-18 | TAGS: Works

The lamp was gifted to the Swedish consort Her Majesty Queen Silvia for her seventieth birthday from the Prime Minister and the Swedish Parliament. {---}

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LIMNHAMN – THE FOUNDRY

2013-09-02 | TAGS: Works

For the candle collage collection FOLKFORM collaborated with a brass foundry on the south coast of Sweden. {---}

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STONE VENEER TABLES

2014-02-04 | TAGS: Works

Folkform wish to create something together with some of the few stone masons still in existence. The table is made out of 1mm stone veneer. {---}

Folkform_svenskt_tenn_red_www3

MASONITE : MEMORIAM

2013-10-10 | TAGS: Works

Green and Red Masonite Cabinet with two doors.
Dimension: 700 x 1500 mm
Edition: 4 pieces / each {---}

Folkform_kth_labb_www

7 x 4m COMPOSITION IN FABRIC AND METALS

2013-10-08 | TAGS: Works

For this unique textile Folkform collaborated with the material scientists at the Institute of Technology in Stockholm. {---}

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BOOKENDS

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

The bookends is manufactured by Skultuna
which a Swedish producer of fine metal objects.
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TÄRNSJÖ- THE LEATHER TANNERY

2012-02-02 | TAGS: Works

This road trip went to the Tärnsjö leather Tannery established in 1857. {---}

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MASONITE : MEMORIAM

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Masonite cabinets exclusively for Svenskt Tenn. {---}

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BRONZE CABINET

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

For the Bronze Cabinet collection FOLKFORM collaborated with a brass foundry on the south {---}

The Making of Masonite Boards

THE MAKING OF MASONITE

2012-02-01 | TAGS: Works

Natural flowers have been inserted into the huge masonite presses to embed a permanent organic decoration. {---}

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MDF AND GRANITE DISPLAY CASE

2014-11-04 | TAGS: Works

New interpretations of today’s standard materials {---}

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Candleholder, Raw Aluminium

2015-02-17 | TAGS: Works

For this collection FOLKFORM collaborated with a brass foundry on the south coast of Sweden. The duo is committed to working with local manufacturers
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Folkform_pollare_web

Bollard

2011-01-09 | TAGS: Works

Launch of a new collection of bollards designed for Nola. {---}