Monument is a collection of shelving units that combine wood and marble.
The visual strength and stability of Monument relies on an ingenious construction system that does not require any tool. The result is a brutalist, material centered piece with a strong sculptural presence.
Mathieu Girard graduated from the blue school in 2010. In 2011, he co-founded the company cocorico Paris with Gauthier Pouillart. As a director of Creation and Strategy at cocorico, he develops unique stories which make the reputation of the studio.
By its desire for consistency on a global scale, he works in a wide spectrum of Creation, from interior architecture to visual identity through design or even music, video, art and any other useful medium to develop his projects.
As a designer, it is through the simplicity, originality and ingenuity of his ideas that he articulates his work. Always guided by the will to think the substance before the form.
La Chance, Haymann editions, Kann Design and Cider Editions and collaborate with him on different types of furniture without concessions to contemporary issues.
The winner of several competitions including: Colbert & Baccarat Committee Prize, Cinna Jury and Public Prize, VIA Project Aid, Grand-Prix SIMI ‘’Renovated building or particularly innovative redevelopment’’.
What was the original inspiration for Monument ?
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