Grapy Soft Seat by GAN
Designed by Kensaku Oshiro
A jute sack turned into an armchair
This innovative armchair is available in two different cottons, canvas and velvet, and in five colours, with contrasting reinforced seams and a malleable padding that adapts to movement. The result: an original, comfortable armchair with a 100% ergonomic design.
Composition : 100% Cotton outer, filing is a mixture of polystyrene and chopped foam rubber.
Colours : Available in a cotton or velvets.
Cotton – Pink, Green and Grey
Velvet – Red and Navy (upholstery is Kvadrat Raf Simons)
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GAN is an internationally respected and revered rug company, representing an innovative and contemporary outlook on original textile production.
This process has materialised over time into a series of collections of great value in terms of design, research, development, and even business ethics.
About the designer
Kensaku Oshiro was born in Okinawa, Japan, in 1977. He moved to Milan, Italy, in 1996.
After gaining a Master’s degree in Industrial Design at the Scuola Politecnica di Design in Milan in 1999, he began working with various studios until 2004, when he joined the design team at Lissoni Associati where he worked until mid-2012.
In June 2012, Kensaku moved to London to join BarberOsgerby studio, where he continues his career as a freelancer.
He has participated in numerous exhibitions and competitions and has obtained a range of prestigious international awards such as: Design Report Award (2006), Elle Décor France Design Award (2006), Red Dot Award (2008), IF Design Award (2009), Young & Design (2012), Cristalplant + Poliform Design Contest (2012) and Gandia Blasco Outdoor Design Contest (2012).
Kensaku Oshiro works with Frag, Glas Italia, Ligne Roset, Mogg, Poliform, Viccarbe, and Varaschin.