Eric Pfeiffer for Corral
Eric Pfeiffer founded his design studio with the goal of addressing the design and future of the everyday objects that surround us. His philosophy: Simplicity and utility guides a process that creates useful and essential forms for the objects in our lives. Pfeiffer's reductive approach relies on beauty, material honesty and necessity. It is this pure design ethos, coupled with a casual west coast sensibility that results in timeless objects rooted in a deep understanding of usability and manufacturing.
His work has received international recognition being published numerous publications and books. Pfeiffer's products have attained worldwide distribution and currently sell in more than 350 of the finest stores in the US, Europe, and Japan. Most notably: Design Within Reach, NY Museum of Modern Art, Room & Board, HHstyle, The Conran Shop, and Illums Bolighus. He also co-authored "Bent Ply: The Art of Plywood Furniture," the seminal book on the history and manufacturing of bent ply furniture.
Today, Pfeiffer continues with his goal of creating essential objects. Working with a wide range companies his work is focused on the real needs of people and the market. "A beautiful solution is one that people use everyday, becoming essential to their daily life," he says. "And if we can create a product the lasts a lifetime and showcases its purity of form and function, even better."
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