Gallery: TEJO REMY: Reclaiming Design

 

Our upcoming Reclaiming Design panel at HauteGREEN is all about reuse and re-appropriation in design, and few people are more qualified to speak on such a topic than iconic and prolific Dutch Designer Tejo Remy, who’s groundbreaking early 90’s designs, such as the Rag Chair (shown above), challenged the dominant formal style of the times and heralded in a new era of fun, witty, playful design.

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  1. sammybaby April 21, 2009 at 7:06 am

    I am looking for good information about Tejo Remy and his work. Could you please post any useful websites, pages or book references, or upcoming exhibitions in UK. I am currently studying 3D design as part of my foundation course and will be going onto study at Northumbria university next year. I am writing my dissertation on Tejo Remy and the idea of re-inventing superfluous objects and materials that we take for granted on a daily basis… much help would be appreciated. Thank you

  2. Clara May 16, 2007 at 12:33 pm

    The rag chair has brought hope to those clothes we can’t bear to part.

  3. Architecture Fan May 11, 2007 at 10:46 am

    The Droog Design lamp is excellent.

  4. Anthony Gray May 10, 2007 at 5:31 am

    i searched the whole web to find Tejo Remy’s work wrote about in english, i’ve just done a 3D-Design project based on his work and in the end i had to use his website and use a translator. He always uses very litteral names for his work.

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