Sedes regia, UAB Wednesday 06 Jul 2011

A few years ago, the creator of Alien, designer Jonas Jurgaitis came up with an unprecedented idea - what if we could combine a piece of art as a detail of interior design with pure functionality of the furniture and make something in between.

The sculpture one can sit on, and feel absolutely comfortable. This is why the Alien was born. The answer to the question how it was born lies in the workshop of the Lithuanian producer of the upholstered furniture Sedes Regia. After conceptual model was presented by Jonas Jurgaitis, the Sedes Regia team had the task to choose the right materials and technologies in order to make a fully functional piece of furniture with a look of something out of the space.

The comfort of the sitter was achieved by choosing foamed polyurethane bars covered with artificial leather with a wooden armrest in the middle, which plays the part of the binder at the same time. Most of the elements of the furniture are handcrafted; this allows Sedes Regia to guarantee exceptional quality of the Alien for the potential owners of this piece of art/furniture type creation by Jonas Jurgaitis.

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Sedes regia, UAB

Producer of upholstered furniture Sedes Regia began its activity in 1992. Until 1996 the company was known as Jurga Design. It started from the idea to create and make a piece of upholstered seating with metal framework. Forms of such furniture can be most unexpected, perfectly suitable in various interiors, giving a sense of comfort, and its stability is guaranteed. Besides, such type of furniture well fitted Sedes Regia (from Latin – king’s bench) concept: valued not for its superficial gloss, but for unexpected functionality of form and comfort, as it is the furniture which gives sense of freedom.

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