Tafel Table Bench
The Tafel table bench by e15 is an instantly captivating piece due to its combination of sculptural aesthetics and practical functionality. This bench, designed by the renowned sculptor Hans de Pelsmacker, represents his exploration of the intricate connection between a piece of furniture’s functionality and its impact on the surrounding environment.
Notably, the Tafel bench has earned its place in several museum collections, emphasizing its significance in delivering a universally distinctive seating experience. It’s available in a range of finishes, allowing you to choose the version that best complements your space. Additionally, there’s an oak version designed specifically for children, featuring the same proportions but in smaller measurements, making it a wonderful addition for younger users.
Hans de Pelsmacker
Born in Ghent, Belgium, Hans de Pelsmaker studied sculpture at the Hogeschool Saint Lucas in Ghent, where he is teaching now. Since 1997, Hans has been making functional sculptures, furniture, light objects, and architectural installations. In 2000, he established his first commercial cooperation with e15 and Target Lighting. Since 2001, he is the artistic director for Essential.
For e15, he designed the tablebenchttps://contextgallery.com/siteadmin/entries/designers#h TAFEL and the storage units/shelves KAST EEN, KAST TWEE, and KAST DRIE.