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Konstantin Grcic

Konstantin Grcic was trained as a cabinetmaker at Parnham College in Dorset before studying industrial design at the Royal College of Art in London. In 1991 he set up his own practice, Konstantin Grcic Design. The Vitra Design Museum devoted a monographic exhibition to Grcic and his work in 2014.


Konstantin Grcic was trained as a cabinet maker at The John Makepeace School for Craftsmen in Wood before studying Design at the Royal College of Art in London. He set up his own office in Munich in 1991, today Konstantin Grcic Design is based in Berlin.
'The functional idea of the use gives me all the elements. I just have to design the details.'
Konstantin Grcic
The office is active in several fields ranging from industrial design projects, exhibition design and architectural collaborations. His work is characterised by a careful research into the history of art, design and architecture and his passion for technology and materials.
Many of Grcic's products have received international design awards and his work can also be found in the permanent collections of important design museums (such as MoMA, New York, and Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris).

Konstantin Grcic on Office Accessories

Chap is a small four-legged stool. Designed by Konstantin Grcic with an unspecified function, it is extremely versatile: in homes Chap can serve as a footstool, a little side table or as a practical seating option for extra guests. And in the office, the lightweight stackable stool can be picked up and taken to workshops, meetings and any other type of gathering.

Locker Box is a practical portable caddy for work utensils such as laptop, keyboard, papers, pens, cables, hard drives, headphones etc., ensuring everything is at hand and providing useful storage at the end of the day. Light and easy to handle, Locker Box supports agile work routines – not just in the office but also when working from home. Available in a selection of colours, it also comes in both a smaller and larger version: Locker Box small and Drop Box.