Named after the ovoid path of passing celestial bodies in the sky, Eclipse breaks the mold of the usual desktop. Crafted in solid dark-oiled oak, the sweeping expanse reveals a hidden storage Crafted in solid dark-oiled oak, the sweeping tabletop is fitted with a lid that lifts to reveal a hidden storage bucket in the metal column leg, allowing the surface to stay clutter-free. For standing apart in the middle of a room or up against a wall, its always-intriguing form was created by Fred Rigby, cited by Elle Decoration on its 10 UK Designers To Know Now list.
29.5" h x 62.9" w x 31.4" d (75x160x80cm)
Powder-coated steel, solid oak, PA glides.
From lighting and furniture, tabletop to bath, the wide offerings of Menu speaks to this Copenhagen-based company’s guiding quest for functional originality. “It’s about creating aesthetically pleasing designs that evoke true feelings as well as improving processes in people’s daily lives,” says Menu founder Bjarne Hansen. This is also reflected in its stable of influential creatives including Norm Architects, Afteroom Studio, Jonas Wagell and Krøyer-Sætter-Lassen among others standouts.
Menu is just as dedicated to responsible manufacturing as innovation. Working to locate new partners in developing countries around the world, the company searches out local factories or small private co-operations to turn out high quality goods and also provide a better economic foundation for the people involved in that production.