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Vitra
Sphere Table

Design: Hella Jongerius

2012

stylepark-id: 05.2051.00475

Sphere Table

01 product description

Product description

In fact, the idea couldn’t be simpler. Open spaces – be they offices, airports or public lounge areas – tend to generate a great deal of noise and visual distractions, to the detriment of people’s ability to work. An individual shield can help. In the case of the Sphere Table, this shield is a half-globe that can be attached to any one of the four legs of a small wooden table. The plexi-glass shield dampens noise, while its milky translucency allows the sunlight to shine through. In combination with the warm wooden table, the half globe generates a pleasant atmosphere, spanning the gap between a futuristic, glowing sphere and the familiar archetype of a traditional table. Together, they invite the user to dive into his personal sphere of concentration.

02 dimensions/weight


Seat dimensions  
Width of seat
410 mm
Height of seat
330 mm
Depth of seat
520 mm
overall dimension  
Height of armrests
250 mm

03 Tags

Architecture, Contemporary Art, Design Culture, fairs, Fashion, Floor, Hella Jongerius Articles, Hella Jongerius Products, imm cologne 2016, Shops, Spanish Design, Textiles, Vitra Articles, Vitra Products

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