GERMANY | PÏERRE NILSSON: CHESS MATE & AINA
SOON AT THE STATE OF DESIGN, BERLIN 2017 FESTIVAL, AS PART OF ALLES NEU, NIEUWE GERMAN GESTALTUNG #006son of nils was founded 2008 by product designer Pierre Nilsson. The studio aims to design products with enriching emotional and functional values, inspired by life and the cultural scene in its homebase Berlin, but also by nature in Nilsson’s second home in Sweden, and promoting local craftsmen. At the festival the studio presents Chess Mate, a chess table that combines corian, and concrete, and underlines the studio’s mission to promote communication and human interaction. It comes with Aina, a lounge chair in which one could as well take a focused and social posture, and feel comfortable to relax, totally in tune with modern times and the needs that come up while spending more and more time with social media.