Postfossil
Now on - the collective intention
at Depot Basel

Projects

  • Postfossil Depot Basel

      -  Event, Exhibition

    the collective intention

    Members of collectives do not consider themselves as competitors, they aspire to create a network. Do they share similarities? How do col...

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  • Postfossil Grow Nina Goldiger

      -  Product

    Grow

    Grow is a tribute to the home-cultivation of vegetables in urban spaces. The three-part garden tool set is especially suited for working ...

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  • Postfossil Grow launch in Berne

      -  Event, Product

    Grow at Feinfracht in Bern

    Right on time to the start of spring we launched the little garden tool «Grow» at Feinfracht in Bern, including a workshop with tips &amp...

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  • postfossil designing scarcity

      -  Exhibition

    Designing Scarcity

    Postfossil is part of the exhibition «Designing Scarcity - Design and Innovation in Times of Scarcity» in Het Nieuwe Instituut Rotterdam....

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  •  pf_ws_farbm

      -  Workshop

    Same Same But Different

    During six days, students of the preliminary course at the Farbmuehle Lucerne, are designing products for their every day life under the ...

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  • postfossil_christine_birkhoven_mira_miranda_07_web

      -  Product

    Mira Miranda - table mirror

    The mirror has always been associated with legends and fairytales, fantasy and wishful thinking. Mira Miranda is a wish to give the mirro...

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  • Pop-Up Store Postfossil & Nikolas Kerl

      -  Event, Exhibition

    Pop-Up Store Postfossil and Edition Nikolas Kerl

    We open the doors of our Pop-Up Store in the Galerie van Horbourg, Provisorium Sihlpost from the 17th to the 24th of December. The collec...

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  • Stadt auf Achse © Natalie Madani

      -  Research, Workshop

    Stadt auf Achse

    Das KTI-Forschungsprojekt untersucht wie partizipative künstlerische Strategien die Entwicklung von besonders belasteten städtischen Achs...

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  • At home by Mia Kepenek

      -  Exhibition

    At Home by Mia Kepenek

    December 2012 and May 2013 AT HOME by Mia Kepenek is not another design showroom or pop-up store. Rather, it's a new design context – an ...

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  • postfossil_cagnotte_stephan_wespi_13_3_web

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    Cagnotte

    Cagnotte is a money box whose shape is modelled on that of an acorn. Coins are inserted through the slit on the underside. The wooden she...

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  • Postfossil, Le Petit Grand, Milan

      -  Exhibition

    le petit grand

    We had been part of the exhibition «Le petit GRAND» during Milan design week 2013. We presented the two new Projects Joule a hanging scul...

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  • postfossil_joule_neu_web_1.jpg__490x2000_q95

      -  Edition, Product

    Joule

    Abstract pans, jointed together, form a mobile that expresses the interdependence of different systems and natural balance. If any weight...

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  • Postfossil at the Design Biennial in Santiago de Chile, Estación Mapocho

      -  Exhibition

    Design Biennial, Santiago de Chile

    Postfossil presented some of their products designed by Christine Birkhoven in the Chilean Design Biennial. Beside the exhibition there w...

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  • postfossil_horgenglarus_reuge_takeaseat_web01_1.jpg__490x2000_q95

      -  Edition, Product

    Take a Seat No. 153 - 156

    Postfossil present their redesign of four Horgenglarus bistro chairs in the Z am Park in Zurich. The chairs will be in use for six months...

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  • Postfossil at 19 Greek street Gallery London

      -  Exhibition

    19 greek street gallery

    On invitation of supercyclers, Postfossil is part of the launch exhibition at 19 Greek St. Gallery House during the  London Design Festiv...

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  • Postfossiles Design, Forum Schlossplatz, Mittelraum

      -  Exhibition

    Postfossiles Design – Auf dem Weg zu einer nachhaltigen Produktegestaltung

    25.08.-23.09.2012 Solo exhibition «Postfossiles Design - Auf dem Weg zu einer nachhaltigen Produktgestaltung» Exhibition, residency, work...

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  • postfossil arboform 01

      -  Research

    Wood based plastics

    Opportunities and risks of an alternative, renewable thermoplastic material for product design. As part of the exhibition ‘Postfossil Des...

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  • critical intervention

      -  Workshop

    Critical Intervention

    The Workshop “CRITICAL DESIGN / CRITICAL INTERVENTION“ realised within the Exhibition “Postfossiles Design” at Forum Schlossplatz in Aara...

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  • postfossil_shoesbooksandabike_thomas_walde_09

      -  Product

    Shoes Books and a Bike

    Cycling is again enjoying increasing popularity in European cities. With a level of efficiency of about 95%, the bicycle is the most ecol...

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  • postfossil_christine_birkhoven_mira_miranda_02_web

      -  Product

    Mira Miranda - standing mirror

    The mirror has always been associated with legends and fairytales, fantasy and wishful thinking. Mira Miranda is a wish to give the mirro...

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  • postfossil_thomas_walde_bremer_01_web

      -  Product

    Bremer

    This sculptural piece of furniture called Der Bremer represents that watershed event in our history forecast by many scientists; fossil f...

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  • postfossil_anna_blattert_for_seasons_07_web

      -  Product

    For Seasons

    Chopping boards and trivet “for seasons” is a set of three high quality chopping boards and a trivet. There is an item for each season. ...

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  • postfossil_anna_blattert_stir_it_06_web

      -  Product

    Stir it

    This unique glass carafe with tea brush can be used to swiftly rustle up delicious fresh drinks. Put fresh tea leaves, herbs, slices of l...

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  • postfossil_thomas_walde_objects_for_the_turn_web01.jpg__490x2000_q95

      -  Edition, Product

    Objects for the Turn

    The Objects for the Turn trilogy symbolises central concepts for a new cultural era already heralded. Our times are characterised by the ...

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      -  Edition, Product

    Locomotion and the Parrot of conspiracy

    Locomotion and the Parrot of conspiracy are two wooden models that refer to icons of mobility. The steam locomotive the Rocket was develo...

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  • Home Made

      -  Product

    Home Made

    Objects for the home and a limited edition are part of «Home Made», our first self-produced collection! Once again Postfossil has success...

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  • Postfossil Supercyle Our Souls

      -  Exhibition

    SOS supercyclers

    We had great pleasure showing some of our products at the exhibition SOS (supercycle our souls) in Galleria Prometeo, Milan. An exhibitio...

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  • feuille blanche

      -  Exhibition

    Feuille Blanche

    feuille blanche - a blank page - the starting point of design. Nineteen young Swiss designers show the way they work. 23.09. - 15.10.2011...

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  • postfossil_de_blanco_christine_birkhoven_13_1_web

      -  Product

    De Blanco

    De Blanco is a series of porcelain cones that gives us freedom of choice in their function: lying down, the cones give the impression of ...

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  • postfossil_madame_tutu_claudia_heiniger_13_1_web

      -  Product

    Madame Tutu

    Madame Tutu is not the first stool with container, but certainly the first wicker basket with legs. The perception changes, the functions...

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  • trattoria utopia

      -  Product

    Trattoria Utopia

    Postfossil set up its exhibition ‘Trattoria Utopia’ during the Milan Furniture Fair (12 -17 April 2011) in Ventura Lambrate. The Trattor...

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      -  Edition, Product

    Save Our Souls

    The spinning top shows a tatooed Earth. As in seafaring, the tattoos tell stories and visualize desires and fears. Save The desert islan...

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  • Postfossil, Markt Schicknick, Mobiliar

      -  Event, Exhibition

    Markt Schicknick

    The Swiss Embassy Berlin and DMY invited Postfossil to develop a food concept and to create the furniture for the Designer Dinner 2010 at...

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  • postfossil_charcoal_pile_table_02

      -  Research

    Rotation dowel welding

    Wood welding projects of Florian Hauswirth and Thomas Walde with the UAS Berne. Charcoal pile table Oiled oak pieces in a circle form ...

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  • postfossil_daniel_gafner_containersystem_1530_web01

      -  Product

    Containersystem 1530

    With the container system „1530“ you can create a variety of diverse structures, from a room partitioning to a coffee table – all is poss...

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  • pf_colleciton10

      -  Exhibition, Product

    Collection 2010

    During the Milan Furniture Fair in 2010 Postfossil showed for the first time its new colleciton. Postfossil has suceeded to present a wid...

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  • embru musterzimmer

      -  Exhibition, Product

    Musterzimmer

    17.08. - 14.09.2012  Musterzimmer at Depot Basel What does the future Musterzimmer look like? According to the integral principles of the...

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  • pf_ws_fhnw

      -  Workshop

    Critical Design

    Der kritische Designer ist nicht nur ein Dienstleister, er hinterfragt, deckt Missstände auf und interveniert in gegebene Situationen. «C...

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  • Neueräume 2009

      -  Product

    Collection 2009

    Careful handling of resources has additional significance in current times. Alternative possibilities for sustainable use of materials an...

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  • pf_lavenir_anna

      -  Product

    les boîtes de l'avenir

    Within the exhibition “Dada & Fluxus” at the Cabaret Voltaire shop, Postfossil showed a collection of fluxus boxes. Each designer int...

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  • Corner College

      -  Event, Exhibition

    Crash the Oil

    During our boîtes de l'avenir  exhibition in the Cabaret Voltaire we had the possibility to show our products at Corner College and be pa...

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  • postfossil_blattert_heiniger_treasure_or_trash_02_web

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    Treasure or Trash

    On a golden necklace we wear what we wasted for decades. Crude oil becomes jewellery. Material Hand-blown glass, crude oil, gilded neckl...

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      -  Edition, Product

    first light

    first light is a sophisticated reading lamp which is powered through a weight and cog wheels just like a clockwork. The power does not co...

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  • Postfossil Booth at Salone Satellite, International Furniture Design Fair, Milan

      -  Product

    Collection 2008

    The beginning: ten designers presented their forward-thinking range of weird and wonderful objects designed for everyday living in a not-...

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