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 & GAUTHIER POUILLART
Mathieu Girard and Gauthier Pouillart are both graduated of the Ecole Bleue in Paris in 2010 and 2011, a multidisciplinary training about the fields of design.
They founded Cocorico Paris at the end of 2011. This design agency appreciates contemporary challenges, and develops unique stories for several companies in many fileds of action, like hospitality, offices, coworking, restaurant or shopping facilities. Due to its global design concepts, Cocorico Paris deals with creation, interior design, graphic design, etc.
Their design work is today renowned through many design contests and prices : Comité Colbert& Baccarat Price in 2009, jury and public price for Cinna 2013, or VIA 2013.
Cocorico Paris design can be resumed by simplicity, originality, ingenuity.
What was the original inspiration for Monument ?
” Functional object that can be made easily, transported easily, (dis)assembled easily and that can be passed down. “