Nomos Table base Norman Foster Tecno

3.995,00

Nomos Table base by Norman Foster for Tecno, no top.

name: Nomos table
designer: Norman Foster
manufacturer: Tecno, Italy
design year: 1986

The Nomos Table, developed for Italian furniture manufacturer Tecno, is characterised by its splayed metal legs, angled from a central spine, as if poised for flight. Some critics have suggested references to the lunar landing module; another image is the grasshopper with its slim body and gangly legs.” -text: fosterandpartners.

The frame of the Nomos table is conceived as a rigid, zoomorphic skeleton. … The Nomos table’s striking appearance and refined design have made it one of the most recognisable products of international design in the Tecno catalogue.” -text: Tecnospa.

award: Compasso d’oro in 1987;

High Tech/  hightech eighties icon of industrial design;

rigid zoomorphic skeleton frame;

futuristic boardroom/conference/meeting/desk/dining table;

lots of chrome and cast engineered metal bits;

has a modern and timeless appearance;

Structural Expressionism = High Tech, came after Space Age at the end of the seventies, early 1980s;

This is meant to take a rectangular thick glass top of 280 by 100 cm. We can order a glass top for you, additional price: estimated:  € 1250,-

The black discs are 52 by 215 cm edge to edge.

NameNomos

DesignerNorman Foster

ProducerTecno

DesignPeriod1986

ProductionPeriod1980s-1990s

OriginItaly

Attribution_Markscast-in name

Stylehightech

Conditiongood, mild patina

Materialschromed metal

Colorchrome

Sizelarge

Width215

Depth78

Heigth72

3 in stock

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