Knoll is Modern Always because modern always works. Founded in 1938 by Hans and Florence Knoll, today Knoll is recognized internationally for creating workplace and residential furnishings that inspire, evolve, and endure. Knoll's portfolio of designs feature works from pioneering modernists like Eero Saarinen, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Harry Bertoia, and Richard Schultz. Along with their classic designs Knoll strives to work with the best designers of today including Antenna Design, Formway Design, Don Chadwick, David Adjaye, and Rem Koolhaas.
With an incredible roster of products like the Womb Chair and Barcelona Chair, Knoll continues to remain true to the Bauhaus design philosophy it was founded on, that modern furniture should complement architectural space, not compete with it. Whether you're searching for one of their iconic modern designs or looking to update your workspace, Knoll has an array of products, which combine a Modernist aesthetic with residential appeal.
Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, Stephan Copeland has worked as a freelance designer since 1989 when he launched Copeland Studio in Los Angeles. Currently based in Merion, Pennsylvania, the studio operates in Montreal, New York City and Northern Italy.
With commissions from leading industrial manufacturers, Copeland built a reputation for creative problem-solving that led to his collaboration with NASA and M.I.T, and to his work with the Rhode Island School of Design and the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA.
Copeland has been featured in several exhibitions and publications and has received several international awards for designs that celebrate performance and the evolution of construction. A frequent speaker at design forums and universities, Copeland passionately advocates the power of industrial design to elevate the physical experience.View other products by Stephan Copeland