The Holborn table designed by Philipp Mainzer for e15 is characterized by square legs intersecting with the 50 mm tabletop. Holborn table is as a modern interpretation of e15’s iconic BIGFOOT table. A steel structure is incorporated into the tabletop that provides high stability while the harmonious proportions of tabletop and legs result in a pleasing silhouette featuring the end grain of the wood. The refined and elegant Holborn table is made from solid European oak or walnut is available in twelve different lengths.
Born in Germany, Philipp Mainzer studied product design at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, and architecture at the Architectural Association both in London. In 1995 he co-founded the modern furniture brand e15. Having established the progressive, enduring philosophy and unique branding of e15, he has received international awards for many of his designs, which are identifying icons for e15 and part of several permanent exhibitions in museums. Parallel to the creation of e15, Mainzer practiced architecture in New York and continues to do so since his return to Germany in 2001. He is a member of the executive committee of German Design Council and regularly gives lectures on architecture, design, and branding.