Anchored against a wall or as a freestanding piece, this corner composition of modular sofa elements provides a marvelously comfortable group hangout. A timely reinterpretation of 1970s lounge furniture by Space Copenhagen for Gubi, the seating features distinctive folded cushioning with a rounded padding of duck feathers and foam particle that is ingeniously secured with magnets over the ergonomic structure of the backrest. The expanded proportions offer plenty of room to sit and sprawl for hours of contentment. And the range of select upholstery options as well as a choice of seam detailing offer a sense of relaxed sophistication to suit a range of interiors.
- 29.9" h x 110.2" w x 37.4" d (76x280x95cm)
- Seat height: 15.7" (40cm)
Solid pine wood
- Group A: Indianskop, Mica, Relate, Tempt
- Group B: Basic, Canvas,Eero Special FR, Flair Special FR, Gaja Classic, Harp, Plain, Remix, Sunday
- Group C: Around Boucle, Belsuede FR, Hallingdal, Lupo Special Diagonal Boucle, Steelcut Trio, Vidar 3
- Group D: Aurin 5, Chevron, Libera, Karakorum, Sunniva
- Group F: Artemidor, Brescia, Chamois, Dunes
- COM and COL are available on request
Design is an unceasing continuum, believes this Danish house, now owned by a second generation. Owner and creative director Jacob Gubi Olsen inherited the helm from his parents Gubi and Lisbeth Larson, who founded the business to showcase their postmodern furniture. Under Jacob’s watch, Gubi added a global focus to its roots in Copenhagen, with a cosmopolitan array of furniture, lighting and interior objects.
Alongside 20th Century icons such as Robert Dudley Best and Greta Magnusson-Grossman, the design house has championed a new wave of design studios including GamFratesi, Space Copenhagen and OeO Studio. “I started out with two very strong designs, Bestlite—a Bauhaus collection designed in 1930—and Gubi Chair, designed in 2003. I felt they had something in common,” says Jacobs. “Iconic appearance, functional design, high quality, aesthetic design language and adaptable for many different kinds of interiors. I took these values as a guideline for any new designs added to the collection ever since.”