Marc Newson

 London Design Festival Pavilion

London Design Festival Pavilion

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Marc was invited by the London Design Festival to design an exterior object or large sculpture to be sold at auction after the festival.

He chose to work with the sponsor ArcelorMittel, the world’s largest steel manufacture for the project as he has always had a particular affinity with the material, especially when used in the right way.

Marc chose to enamel the large mushroom speed pavilion to protect the steel from corrosion in the outdoor setting; he chose muddy industrial RAL colors: celadon green, pale blue, and mauve.

Year

2009

Sector

Interiors