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Paris Design Week: Our must-have favorites

As part of the Maison & Objet fair, Paris Design Week takes over the capital with a multitude of events and design works to discover. Here is a short guide to our unmissable events, to see from September 8 to 17.

The studied design

At Money of Paristhe decorator Vincent Darre unveils a new exhibition, titled “Psychoanalysis of a piece of furniture with four legs”. This whimsical and immersive scenography of a cabinet of curiosities reveals the exceptional know-how of 13 manufacturers, members of the High Furnishing Bill French collective. The visitor is invited to stroll through a maze of corridors lined with geometric acoustic foam. Encrusted in the walls, large frames allow you to detail with a magnifying glass fragments of each craft. Outside the building, there is also the work of Bina Baitel as part of his exhibition Coins and Wonders. In the main courtyard, the architect has designed a monumental inflatable fountain where you can throw coins and make a wish.

Vincent Darré at the Monnaie de Paris © Ameublement Français

Between furniture and architecture

The architect Isabelle Stanislas takes up residence at Hotel de Sully, rue Saint-Antoine, in the 4th arrondissement. Specialist in interiors with pure forms, the architect unveils three new pieces of furniture in a scenography specially designed for the occasion. In the garden, three architectural folliesone of which is dedicated to the director’s universe Dustin Lynnsettle as a dialogue between function and furniture, furniture and architecture.

Young talents

In the Commines area of the Factory Paris Design Week, new design talents are on display to deploy all their creativity and new ways of thinking. You can discover the editorial label 13 dessertscreated by Clément Rougelot and Kevin Dolci. The latter collaborates with a dozen designers and craftsmen to create contemporary pieces on a sustainable consumption scale.

More sustainable furniture by Polcha x Pinton

Presented for the first time in the capital, the Evolution 0005 carpet by the Polcha collective design is a unique and original creation made from recycled parts from the archives of the Manufacture Pinton. The latter recently implemented the recovery and recycling of textile fibers such as offcuts or samples, in line with the Polcha studio’s approach to reusing materials. To discover at 71 rue du Cherche-Midi, in the 6th arrondissement.

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Polcha x Pinton © Mattia Parodi

Staging

Back in the Marais, in the Ellia Art Galleryfor the exhibition of the famous designer Jean-Charles de Castelbajac. He is presenting his “Mise en scène” collection, made up of flashy decorative objects linked to the world of childhood. Among other things, we discover the “furniture companions” Where “Human Chair”human seats that he developed in collaboration with the designer Thomas Dariel and which rub shoulders with personified benches, edited by Dada House.

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Featured photo: © Bina Baitel – Fountain of the Monnaie de Paris

Helene Cougot

Passionate about art and fashion from an early age, Hélène turned to a fashion design school, Atelier Chardon-Savard in Paris, with a Communication option. In order to add strings to her bow, she decided to complete her training with an MBA in Luxury Management and Experiential Marketing at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion in Paris, from which she graduated in 2020. She has notably written lifestyle articles and beauty for the magazine Do it in Paris and specializes in writing articles on luxury, art and fashion within the magazine Luxus Plus.***********
[EN] Passionate about art and fashion from an early age, Hélène joined a fashion school, Atelier Chardon-Savard in Paris, with a Communication option. In order to add more strings to her bow, she decided to complete her training with an MBA in Luxury Management and Experiential Marketing at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion de Paris, from which she graduated in 2020. She has written lifestyle articles and beauty for Do it in Paris magazine and specializes in writing articles on luxury, art and fashion for Luxus Plus magazine.