Collection 1
September 24 — December 15, 2015
September 24 — December 15, 2015

“The driving force behind Chamber is to elevate the status of designed objects through the communication of their narratives. I am as fascinated by the stories behind the objects as I am by the stories of collectors who share in this passion. Their collectibles mean something to them, bring something fresh to their lives and speak to who they are. Chamber aims to be a destination for these lovers of discovery of the unique,” – Juan Garcia Mosqueda, 2015

Chamber Collection #1 is comprised of 100 edition works of art and design curated by Studio Job. For the inaugural curatorial period, Juan Garcia Mosqueda selected Dutch designers Studio Job to work closely with, alongside a dynamic group of established and emerging designers. The resulting exhibit encompasses a variety of materials and textures, which interplay with one another and contribute to the sense of intimacy and interactivity already offered by Chamber’s unique concept.

The individual stories behind each object are of paramount importance to Garcia Mosqueda and will have a strong presence in the space through video, audio and text by each Curator who will tell the story of the objects through their eyes. Each Chamber collection will be encapsulated in a limited edition catalogue raisonne that will include photographs and process drawings, with text by the Curator. Like the rest of Chamber’s visual identity, the catalogue will be designed by Studio Lin, one of New York’s most respected graphic design shops.

As with each Curator, Job and Nynke Smeets also served as art directors, intimately involved in the concept and execution of many of the pieces. Studio Job will also design a new series of objects for the collection, along with a special edition of their Lensvelt furniture collection introduced at Salone del Mobile in 2013.

Special Commissions & Rare Items by:

Aandeboom

ADO + Ko Verzuu

Maarten Baas

Aldo Bakker

Gijs Bakker

Julian Bedel + Studio Job

Irma Boom

Tord Boontje

Osvaldo Borsani

David Bowie

Marianne Brandt

Artur Braun + Dr Fritz Eichler

Nacho Carbonell

Château d’Yquem + Studio Job

Cmmnwlth + Studio Job

Joe Colombo

Matali Crasset + Nodus

Wim Crouwel + Theo Ruth

De Stijl

Delvaux

Neil Denari

Tom Dixon

Piet Hein Eek

Nick Ervinck

Formafantasma

Front + Swarovski

Glas Italia + Nendo

Van Heesch Design

Richard Hutten

Esther Janssen

Joy Division

Sjoerd Kooistra

Lanzavecchia & Wai + Nodus

Lensvelt + Studio Job

Joep van Lieshout

Maharam + Studio Job

Mal

Manufactum + Studio Job

Jelle Mastenbroek

Alessandro Mendini

Montblanc + Studio Job

Koloman Moser

Nendo + Coca Cola

NLXL + Studio Job

Piet Parra

Jantine van Peski

Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams + Hans Gugelot + Wilhelm Wagenfeld

Ravage

Sagmeister & Walsh

Jakob Smits + Studio Job

Swip Stolk + Theo Ruth

Martijn van Strien

Studio Job

Studio Job + Nodus

Studio Job + Theo Ruth

Studio Lin

Sywawa + Davy Grosemans + Studio Job

Tichelaar Makkum + Studio Job

Dirk Vander Kooij

Koen Vanmechelen + Studio Job

Venini + Studio Job

Julius Vermeulen + Theo Ruth

Viktor & Rolf

Vlisco + Studio Job

Han van Wetering

Alex de Witte + Studio Job

Richard Woods

Floris Wubben

360volt

Works

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