ZOOM! : Design for Kids
12 – 19 April, Fuori Salone 2011
via Sandro Sandri 2, Milano
ZOOM! provides a snapshot of contemporary design for children focusing on a select young, emerging creative design and art scene. The exhibition is staged in a 200sqm elegant apartment on the third floor of a residential building, located in an exclusive area in the heart of Milan. An enormous exhibition and the only one dedicated to design for children during this year’s Salone, Kalon Studios will be debuting the Echo Toddler Bed at the show and have most of its line on display.
The exhibition will move to Graz, Austria following the close of the Milan show. Beginning May 7, ZOOM! will be on display at the Wiesler Depot in Graz for Design Month. Please visit the Kalon Studios Facebook page for more information.
12 – 19 April, Fuori Salone 2011
Opening April 11, 4pm
via Gianbattista Vico, 1 – 20123 Milano
Milanese art critic and curator extraordinaire, Paola Noe, has put together an exhibition of her favorite art and design for children never before seen in Milan. Kalon Studios has the honor of being selected for the exhibition. Please stop by.
On display will be work by Letizia Cariello, Peter Oyler and Kalon Studios.
Letizia Cariello’s will be showing her installation “In the shadow of an artwork (without any leafy oak)”. Cariello’s work has always been related to sleep and dream dimensions, which she read as imaginative moments of tales and of diverse and various options than the realty of the waking.
Peter Oyler is an American furniture designer with a passion for color. Unduetrestella will be presenting his “Rip+Tatter” seat which is entirely realized with industrial recycled cardboard.
Kalon Studios is a young design studio from Los Angeles, CA. The Caravan Crib will be on display. The Caravan Crib is inspired by ancient circus caravans, and plays with classical form and color. All of Kalon’s products are made exclusively from non-toxic, eco-sustainable materials and are entirely manufactured in the USA. Every single object is handmade, according to the traditional furniture production of New England.
Unduetrestella philosophy is promote the value of contemporary art, its beauty, its messages and its queries to children. Unduetrestella believes that these values are vital for children to comprehend and to cherish. Unduetrestella realizes site-specific installations and objects of contemporary art for children’s bedrooms, designed by some of the most interesting and important artists and designers of the contemporary international art world.
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The Caravan Dresser is available in six bright, contemporary colors: White, Red, Yellow, Green, Blue and Black. Integrated drawer pulls give the piece a dynamic, clean look.
Made with the highest quality FSC-Certified domestic solid Maple and Birch panels. Finished with GreenGuard certified 100% non-toxic, low VOC, HAPs free paint and our own natural wood oil.
Kalon Studios 3 Blocks are featured in the March 2011 issue of Martha Stewart Living.
Inspired by the storybook circus wagon, the Caravan Crib plays with classic form and contemporary, ultra-bold colors. Thoughtfully considered, the Caravan Crib meets modern parent’s needs: Safety (solid construction, stationary sides, conforms to the highest safety standards and 100% visibility of your child from all sides),Green (fully sustainable and made from the highest quality FSC Certified domestic Maple and with 100% non-toxic and/or food safe materials + finishes), Practical (adjustable mattress height and toddler bed conversion),Great Design (modern form, contemporary palate, lots of options) and Domestically Made in the U.S.A.
Available in 100% raw maple or with Black, Red, Yellow, Blue or Green rails for the ultimate in pop, contemporary design.
Inspired by the original sitting stool: a tree stump. Raw and unfinished, these pieces celebrate the natural qualities of the tree trunk. Stump and Trunk are cut from the green wood of a tree trunk so the surface splits as it ages and dries, giving each piece a unique look. FSC Certified domestic Maple, sanded to a smooth finish.
Stump is 8.5″D x 8.5″L x 12″H (though each piece is a little bit different)
Trunk is 8.5″D x 30″L x 8.5″H or 14″D x 42″L x 14″H
Hut-Hut Kids (Giddy-up for Camels) is a playful reinterpretation of the rocking horse. Now available in 100% recycled sustainable resin and in 5 candy-bright colors: Red, Yellow, Green, Blue and Pink. With it’s playful colors, star-patterned seat and light weight, Hut-Hut Kids is a favorite with the little wrangler in all of us.
PRE-ORDER NOW AND RECEIVE 20% OFF and your piece in time for Christmas. Hut-Hut Kids in sustainable resin starts shipping December 15th.
Hut-Hut Kids is available immediately in 5 FSC Certified materials: Bamboo, Black Locust, Black Walnut, Cork and Maple. Sale price does not apply.
20”W, 10”H, 20”D, 5.5LBS
SALE PRICE $100 (normally $125)
Hut-Hut debuted in Milan during the Salone del Mobile at the Posti di Vista ‘green block’ exhibition. It was selected by Pitti Immagine Uomo as one of the top 20 products at the 2010 Salone del Mobile.
Hut-Hut is selected by Pitti Immagine Uomo as one of the top 20 products at the 2010 Salone del Mobile.
Hut-Hut debuted in Milan during the Salone del Mobile at the Posti di Vista ‘green block’ exhibition.