Since its founding in 2007, Kalon Studios has been recognized as one of the most influential, sustainable design companies in the world. Kalon’s work has been published in virtually every major design and shelter publication and appears annually in design books and trade trend publications.
Named by Time magazine as one of the top 100 green design companies in the world within a year of its founding, Kalon has gone on to win numerous design awards and has shown work across the United States and Europe in exhibitions of top thought leaders in the design field.
Sought out for their effortless look and the company’s rigorous, transparent ethics, Kalon has become a cult favorite amongst international creatives. Kalon pieces frequently appear in the homes of architects, designers, stylists, design editors, and the world’s most influential tastemakers.
Kalon has been the recipient of several international design awards, including the 2018 Men’s Health Fitness Awards, 2014 Martha Stewart American Made Design Award and Germany’s 2015 Green Product Design Award.
Kalon has been published in Time Magazine, Domino, Metropolis, Vogue, Vanity Fair, IDEAT, Wallpaper, Dwell, Martha Stewart Living, Architectural Digest, Esquire, Goop, GQ, Men’s Health, The Architect’s Newspaper, Milk magazine & Milk Decoration, Remodelista, Apartment Therapy, Marie Claire Enfant, Elle Decoration, Elle Interior, Elle Junior, and many more international publications as among the very best in design.
DesignMilk – Kalon Studios on Why Slow Design Matters (founder interview)
LA Times – Slow Design: How Kalon Studios creates at its own pace (studio profile)
Vogue – 16 of the Most Innovative Furniture Designers Who Manufacture in the U.S.
Metropolis – 8 Rising New Talents (studio profile)
California Home + Design – Designer Crush (founder interview)
Remodelista – The Bough Collection from Kalon: Sustainable Dining Furniture Inspired by Japanese Craftsmanship (founder interview, collection profile)
Goop – 8 Design Professionals on Their Favorite Dining Tables
Lonny – 18 Incredibly Cool Companies Run by Young Moms
Hole & Corner – Kalon on finding the space to feel at ease
Wallpaper* – New York Design Week 2018
Above the Glass – Founder profile
Martha Stewart Living – 2014 American Made Design Winners (studio profile)
Dwell – Built to Scale (studio profile)
Jean Stories – Founders profile
Smitten Studio – Studio profile
Brown Magazine – Furniture Their Way (studio profile)
Mother – Founder profile
IDEAT – La Belle Leçon de Kalon (studio profile)
Natural Child World – Modern, Sustainable, and Ruthlessly Good Looking. (studio profile)
The studio participates annually in design exhibitions in the United States and in Europe. Information about these exhibitions and image galleries from them can be found in our journal. Join our mailing list to receive notification of future exhibitions.
Green Product Award 2015, Exhibition of Winners, DMY International Design Festival Berlin 2015, Berlin, June 11-14 2015
KDW: Kids Design Week, Milan April 14-19, 2015
Dwell on Design “Editor’s Curated Section” June 2015
Visit our Pinterest page to see a collection of images of Kalon’s work in the world.
Featured on the world’s top design publications and blogs including Domino, Architectural Digest, Wallpaper*, Vogue, Dwell, Goop, Metropolis, Lonny, Martha Stewart Living, Apartment Therapy, Remodelista, Interior Design, DesignMilk, Pirouette, OhJoy, Dezeen, Mother Mag, DailyCandy, DesignLoveFest, NotCot, Better Living Through Design, Swiss Miss, Babble, MocoLoco, DesignMilk, DesignSpotter, Martha Stewart, Milk Magazine, Better Homes and Gardens, Decoist, Design per Bambini, Designsponge, The Grace Tales and many more.
Trend Bible: Spring/Summer 2015 Trend Book, UK (Forthcoming)
Design for Kids by Clara Sola, LinksBooks, Spain (Forthcoming)
Eco Kids Design, Monsa Publications, Spain (2013)
Kids Design: 60 of the best kids design from furniture to fashion, Braun Publishing, Switzerland (2013)
Design for Kids, Design Book Publishing Center, China (2013)
Trend Bible: Autumn Winter 2014/2015 Trend Book, UK (2013)
WOOD Works, Design Book Publishing Center, China (2013)
Limited Edition Carbon Stamp Collection vol 1, Faithful+Gould, USA (2011)
Design for Kids Paul Opra, LinksBooks, Spain (2011)
Cuanderno Tendencias Puericultura 2011/2011: Cero a Cuatro by Spanish National Association for Children’s Products, AIJU (January 2011)
The Eco-design Handbook 3rd Edition by Alastair Fuad-Luke, Thames & Hudson (May/June 2010)
Grün, Schlau, Sexy by Martin Kleene + Gregor Wöltje, tellusBOOKS (December 2009)
1000 New Eco Designs by Rebecca Proctor, Laurence King Publishing (April 2009)
Ecological Design teNeues “Style Guide Book” series, teNeues, (April 2008)