Basis Trestle Table
The Basis Trestle table designed by David Chipperfield for e15 offers the ultimate flexibility. The simple and qualitative design of the solid wood trestles, constructed with traditional joinery techniques, showcases a broad range of materials and flexible solutions for living and working environments. Table tops are available separately in solid wood, glass, and solid core HPL.
David Chipperfield speaks about the Trestle table. Credit: e15
United Kingdom (1953)
David Chipperfield is an acclaimed British architect who is recognized with numerous international awards and honors. Established in 1985, David Chipperfield Architects is a leading global architectural practice with offices in London, Berlin, Milan, and Shanghai. Chosen as the architect for the reconstruction of the Neues Museum in Berlin, which reopened in 2009 to critical acclaim, he is among other things, a winner of the Heinrich Tessenow Gold Medal, has received the RIBA Royal Gold Medal for Architecture, and was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2004. He often collaborates with various manufacturers including e15, Alessi, Artemide, Driade, Dune, Fontana Arte, FSB, Marsotto Edizioni, Riva 1920, Studio TK, Wästberg and Zumtobel.