Kalon Studios wants "to think of the home as an ecosystem for a better life

published 04.06.2020 11:35

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Alcova: ​What does it mean to launch your new collection, Rugosa, online through the Virtual Design Festival?

Kalon Studios employs suppliers and makers in local marketsSimmering and Pauwen joined Alcova for an interview about Kalon's work and its latest collection.

As Salone del Mobile was cancelled this year due to coronavirus, Kalon is showing its new collection as part of independent design platform Alcova's VDF collaboration.

Kalon Studio's Rugosa collection is designed to draw people into the living roomKalon Studios was launched in 2007, before the 2008 recession, which wiped out the traditional model of retail and forced the studio to make the digital experience as meaningful as a showroom.

Michaele Simmering and Johannes Pauwen of Kalon Studios discuss how the company's "non-standard" approach has proven resilient to Covid-19 and explain how sustainability plays a part in its Rugosa collection in this interview for VDF's collaboration with Alcova.