The KiBiSi designed NYC for Biomega hits the streets
The much awaited NYC / New York Biomega bicycle hits the streets. Design museum Danmark acquires the new design as the bike is launched. The bike featuring a belt drive for smooth urban commuting, a night glow fork – and an integrated mudguard. The integrated solutions and meticulous design makes the NYC / New York bicycle a thoroughly designed urban tool. It is the first in a row of Biomega bikes.
The new NYC / New York is honest in style and function, meeting the specific needs of city dwellers. All parts have been redesigned and engineered, The NYC / New York takes its cue from the CPH / Copenhagen, reinvigorating Biomega’s status as a pioneer of chainless bikes – this time with a smooth, quiet carbon fiber belt drive. The NYC / New York’s sleek and no-nonsense look integrates a front mudguard in the aluminum down tube complimenting its aggressive, yet reliable urban driving properties.
NYC / New York will be launched June 27, 2014 at 16h / 4pm at Design Museum Denmark, Bredgade 68, Copenhagen and presented at the Eurobike and Interbike shows in September 2014. Learn more about Biomega at www.biomega.com
Kilo was founded in 2005 and is today among Scandinavias most influential design studios. Kilo is headed by Lars Larsen, founding KiBiSi partner and former KiBiSi CEO and Head Of Design. Lars Larsen has a long experience across a wide range of disciplines creating award winning signature designs for clients across the globe. Lars Larsen is known as an industrial designer rooted with a straight forward approach to design merging elements of contemporary culture from high and low: the art scene as well as the street, the fashion house as well as the workshop. Lars Larsen’s natural eye for blatant and simple solutions to complex design problems, has earned him awards and instant acclaim as one of Scandinavian designs fastest rising stars.
Kilo founder Lars Larsen has received a number of awards and international recognition for his work as an individual and as founding KiBiSi partner and KiBiSi Head Of Design.Read More