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The Latest Design Trend Is Chairs That Don't Look Like Chairs

September 23, 2022

The Latest Design Trend Is Chairs That Don't Look Like Chairs.
Sometimes, sitting is beside the point.
By Monica Khemsurov

Azure

Azure

Surrealist Ball

September-October 2022

Ultimate Flex 

These thoughtfully bizarre concepts and off-kilter forms subvert traditional expectations.
By Eric Mutrie

For "Anti Chairs," Emma Scully Gallery invited six designers to challenge old ways of sitting. New Orleans-based Bradley L. Bowers unveiled Frank, an invitingly cushy upholstered chair modelled after taut muscles. 

Elle Decor

Elle Decor

What's Next

September 2022

Touqous Incense Burner by Faissal El-Malak

Designer Faissal El-Malak's ritualistic piece pays homage to the soap towers of Nablus, Palestine. 11" dia x 9" H.

Architectural Digest China

Architectural Digest China

"plastic" material

The RCP2 chair, designed by Jane Atfield 30 years ago, became a symbol of the eco-design movement. This chair, made entirely from recycled plastic bottles, sheds light on consumer culture and the environmental crisis, becoming a design example for resource regeneration.


 

The Design Edit

The Design Edit

Diverse work to entice dreamers and collectors – from Misha Kahn at Friedman Benda, to rising talents REM Atelier and Pierre Castignola at Objective Gallery.

 

 

Sight Unseen

Sight Unseen

New York Design Week, We Missed You — Here Are 25 Favorites From the Festival That Was

Curbed

Curbed

DESIGN EDIT MAY 17, 2022 Rope Masks, Nubby Vases, a Steel Bar Cart, and More Design Finds: A special dispatch from NYCxDesign’s 10th Anniversary.

Emma Scully’s “Anti Chairs” show brings together a few of the most experimental designers working today to consider furniture primarily as a conceptual rather than a functional object: Bradley L. Bowers, who made a puffy, iridescent armchair; Jumbo (the studio run by Justin Donnelly and Monling Lee), which contorted a metal barricade to make a bench; and Chris Wolston, who contributed an abstract carpet — his first-ever rug design. Ilana Harris-Babou, an artist who interrogates design culture, presents collages inspired by sitting down on a subway seat still warm from the previous occupant; the unsettling sensation sparked a hunt for images that show the butt imprints left on a chair and took her on a fascinating journey through, among other spaces, online fetish communities and furniture-repair blogs. 

Artsy

Artsy

The Best Booths at New York Art Week 2022

The glue holding it all together is the buoyant furniture and sculpture of Emma Scully Gallery, including a delightful, six-foot-tall ceramic fruit bowl by Sean Gerstley and a cast-iron table resembling a giant gray mushroom by Charlotte Kingsnorth.

Metropolis

Metropolis

Jane Atfield: The Eco-Conscious Designer Way Ahead of Her Time

Fast Company

Fast Company

This Humble Chair Kickstarted the Sustainable-Design Revolution

April 27, 2022

Designer Jane Atfield brought recycled plastic into furniture design in the ‘90s. She’s ready for the industry to finally catch up.

Stir Pad

Stir Pad

Emma Scully Gallery honours Jane Atfield’s legacy in its latest exhibition

April 27, 2022

Cool Hunting

Cool Hunting

The 30th Anniversary of Jane Atfield's RCP2 Chair Celebrates Possibility in Sustainable Design

Yellowtrace

Yellowtrace

Jane Atfield 30th anniversary exhibition at Emma Scully Gallery in NYC.

HICONSUMPTION

HICONSUMPTION

Jane Atfield’s Recycled RCP2 Chair Reissued for Its 30th Anniversary

Icon Magazine

Icon Magazine

Emma Scully Gallery celebrates 30th Anniversary of Jane Atfield’s RCP2 Chair: The British designer’s striking piece of furniture is made exclusively from consumer waste recycled plastics

4/12/2022

The Design Edit

The Design Edit

‘RCP2 chair’, 1992, 2022 Jane Atfield

Hypebeast

Hypebeast

Jane Atfield's Revolutionary Recycled Chair Celebrates 30th Anniversary

4/7/2022

Wallpaper

Wallpaper

New York gallerist Emma Scully revisits the groundbreaking design of Jane Atfield’s RCP2 recycled plastic chair, on the 30th anniversary of its creation.

4/6/2022

Dezeen

Dezeen

NYC gallery celebrates 30th anniversary of Jane Atfield's recycled-plastic chairs

4/5/2022

Vitra Design Museum

Vitra Design Museum

"We need to reduce our dependency on plastics": Jane Atfield in conversation with Johanna Agerman Ross

Design Miami

Design Miami

It's Never Just One Thing: Charmaine Bee sews together powerful personal stories at Emma Scully Gallery

Cultured Mag

Cultured Mag

In Tbilisi, Georgian Design Is Like You've Never Seen It Before

Curator and scholar Anna Kats takes us to the Caucasus for a tour of five of Tbilisi’s best architecture and design practices: Gypsandconcrete, Material Editors, Rooms, Wunderwerk, and Multiverse. It’s time to learn about the new Georgian architecture.

 

Elle Decor

Elle Decor

Meet the five rising design stars bringing tradition into the 21st Century

Office Magazine

Office Magazine

“Distant Symphony” by Rooms Studio

11/5/2021

Interior Design Magazine

Interior Design Magazine

Rooms Studio’s ‘Distant Symphony’ Exhibition

AN INTERIOR

AN INTERIOR

Rooms Studio brings its carefully considered eclecticism to New York’s Emma Scully Gallery From Georgia With Love By Adrian Madlener

10/25/2021

Elle Decor

Elle Decor

SO COURANT! WHERE TO LOUNGE, SHOP, AND GET CULTURED THIS MONTH

10/22/2021

Architectural Digest Russia

Architectural Digest Russia

Exhibition of Georgian studio Rooms in New York

The New York Times Style Magazine

The New York Times Style Magazine

In New Orleans, a Designer With a Daring, Completist Vision

10/4/2021

A chronic experimenter, Bradley L. Bowers moves among the worlds of furniture, lighting and jewelry, challenging assumptions every step of the way.

Architectural Digest

Architectural Digest

Discover These Emerging Stars Taking the Design World by Storm

09/10/2021

Discover These Emerging Stars Taking the Design World by Storm

Coast to coast, a fresh crop of creative talents is writing the next chapter in great interior design

Produced by Alison Levasseur

September 8, 2021

BACCALÀ

BACCALÀ

Distant Symphony

Domus

Domus

International designers, local production: cast iron on display

International designers, local production: cast iron on display

Eight international designers sent their ideas digitally to gallery owner Emma Scully, who had them made in a foundry in Virginia and exhibited in her new space in New York.

The Design Edit

The Design Edit

Cast Iron Emma Scully’s first New York show brings together eight disparate talents to reevaluate the parameters of contemporary industrial design.

Isola Design

Isola Design

Emma Scully Curates Cast Iron

Emma Scully Curates Cast Iron Exhibition Minimizing Environmental Impact On The Planet
written by Sheyda Khalilova - Isola Editorial Team

AD PRO

AD PRO

17 Design Exhibitions to See This Spring and Summer

05/26/2021

Design Milk

Design Milk

Emma Scully Gallery Presents: Cast Iron

05/20/2021

AD Italia

AD Italia

The young gallery owner Emma Scully presents her first exhibition in New York

05/20/2021

Architectural Digest France March/April 2021

Architectural Digest France March/April 2021

NO. 165 MARCH 25, 2021

Introspective Magazine - Artistic Practice

Introspective Magazine - Artistic Practice

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The creative duo Tiphaine de Lussy and Carolyn Clewer have been collaborating on fashion and art projects for decades. With their latest knit and crochet creations, eyes and mouths are everything.

by Elizabeth Fullerton  August 16, 2020