Designer: John Brauer
John Brauer founded Essey around the concept of using symbolism or metaphors to promote a given function or the inner nature of an object. This “symbolic functionalism” is the heart of Essey’s design philosophy.
Item Description: Illusion is a timeless statement of beauty, simplicity and functionality. "One day I was passing a Café in Copenhagen. There were round tables with white tablecloths. Each cloth was square and almost touched the floor. I stopped and took couple photos. I then went to a plastic workshop, showed them the image and asked if it was possible to make such an object in plastic. The answer was no. But I continued my quest and after a few months some samples were ready. The result was Illusion, a stunning example of Symbolic Functionalism that has received an extremely enthusiastic reception from both the press and consumers." John Brauer.
All Illusion tables are hand made and all are unique.
Materials: 3 mm Acryl / PMMA
Dimensions: H: 17.4" x Ø 16"
Made in: Germany