Oyster is an elegant easy chair inspired by the Swedes’ love of shellfish. The name Oyster also suggests the idea of a place to escape to—somewhere that belongs to no-one else, even though it exists within a larger milieu. The design of Oyster weaves sensuality, comfort, and flexibility into a well-proportioned whole. The shape is inspired by the seductive shell of an oyster, and the curved armrests offer users a breathing space in the midst of a busy environment.
Michael Sodeau was born in London in 1969. He studied product design at Central Saint Martin’s College of Art & Design where he graduated in 1994. He was a founding partner of the experimental company Inflate, and set up his own design studio Michael Sodeau Partnership in 1997. Besides from working with extensive design interior…Read more