Plateau Bathtub – Ex.t
Plateau bathtub is an oval tub of regular dimensions. Like the entire collection it features a sidetrack tray conceived, in a symbioses, as a natural detail to the design. Working as a continuum of the bathtub surface, the tray embodies aesthetic and functionality working as a finer detail as well as a useful support to keep your belongings or products close to you whilst you are comfortably soaking in a bath. Depending on your space, the tray can be crafted on the left or on the right side of the tub. Available also without tray. Plateau Bathtub is made in LivingTec® a compact, not porous and non toxic high-tech material created to satisfy the highest standard of quality, technology and environment.
Sebastian Herkner (born 1981) studied Product Design at HfG Offenbach University of Art and Design. During his studies he began to focus on designing objects and furniture, honing his keen sense for materials, colors and textures. For a short while he then worked for Stella McCartney in London. In the year 2006 Sebastian Herkner founded his own studio. Since that time, he has designed furniture, lamps and smaller items for manufacturers such as Ames, and Tradition, Cappellini, ClassiCon, Dedon, Ex.t, Fontana Arte, Gubi, Linteloo, Moroso, Pulpo, Rosenthal, Schramm Werkstätten, Thonet, Wittmann and Zanotta. Herkner also realizes interior architecture projects and museum and exhibition design. His works have won numerous accolades – among others the IF Award, the Iconic Award and the Elle Deco International Design Award (EDIDA). As Guest of Honor to imm cologne 2016, Sebastian Herkner provided the design for “Das Haus”. Maison&Objet has elected him 2019 “Designer of the Year”.