KILO IS APPOINTED GAZELLE 2015: PART OF THE DANISH ELITE WITHIN COMPANY GROWTH
Since 1995, Danish Financial newspaper Børsen has identified the Danish elite within company growth. So far, this has amounted to 16,000 Gazelle companies. In 2015, 1,449 companies were appointed gazelle, spread over 790 debutants, and 659 have previously been identified. A Gazelle is among the limited number of companies, which have delivered four consecutive annual reports, managing to double either revenue or gross profit during this period. We tip our hats to Børsen for the honor.
NEO REACHES ITS GOAL ON KICKSTARTER
We’re happy to report that our latest project, NEO, the friction-free bike light powered by magnetic energy, just reached its goal of of $60.000. A big thank you goes out to all our supporters! For extensive info on the technology and concept behind NEO, click through to the Kickstarter campaign site
KiBiSi designs Furniture collection for Hualien Residences
Hualien Residences, designed by BIG-Bjarke Ingels Group, kick off sales with a complete model unit on Taiwan’s East coast. The 1000 m2 show home offers a glimpse into the lifestyle and amenities at the development, including a new furniture line designed exclusively for the Hualien Residences by KiBiSi
BRICK SOFA BY KIBISI ON DISPLAY AT HUMAN | NATURE IN NYC
The concept store Chamber is presenting its second “collection” of multiples, art objects and design, chosen by photographer and film maker Andrew Zuckerman. Collection #2 explores the theme of how the natural world interacts with man’s living environment as expressed through objects of design, art, and various types of ephemera. Through October 31!
Kilo and AiAiAi wins golden lion in Cannes
Our TMA-2 modular project in collaboration with AIAIAI has been awarded a Cannes Lions golden trophy. Cannes Lions is the world’s biggest annual award show and festival for professionals celebrating creativity. Kilo founder Lars Larsen premiered as Cannes Lions Jury member in 2014 when the product design category was introduced. By receiving this prestigious award we add on to our Cannes Lions history and thank the Jury for honoring our work and way of thinking.
Llama shortlisted for the Restaurant & Bar Design Awards 2015
Our Llama restaurant design, in collaboration with Cofoco, BIG and HZ, has been nominated for the very prestigious Restaurant & Bar Design Awards. This award is in its category the biggest one out there, so we are very proud to be shortlisted out of an incredible list of thousands of amazing restaurants and bars.
TMA-2 Modular is Among the Finalists for Fastcompany’s Innovation by Design Awards 2015
We’re thrilled to announce that the Kilo-designed TMA-2 Modular headphone system for AIAIAI has been included among the finalists for Fastcompany’s Innovation By Design Awards 2015! Judged by a diverse all-star cast of design experts, honoring ‘the most innovative and disruptive design solutions to today’s business problems, the nomination for this prestigious award is a nice surprise and a huge honor.
Shouts to the good people at Fastcompany for their tireless support of innovative design!
The TMA-2 Modular Headphone System Expands
AIAIAI introduces two new earpads to the Kilo-Designed TMA-2 Modular system: E06 and E07
Kilo Founder Lars Larsen is elected member of The Danish Design Council
The Danish Design Council is an independent organization that betters the state of Danish design by facilitating connections between design and society, by initiating debate and by awarding a design prize. In addition to this, the Design Council acts as advisor on design to Danish Society as a whole and appoints board members of the Danish Design Center.
KiBiSi & BIG design TAPER™ collection for KALLISTA®
KiBiSi & BIG partner with Kallista®, a leading designer and provider of kitchen and bath luxury products, to reimagine the bathroom environment through Taper™ by BIG Collection which marries advanced engineering with minimalist style.