Bathtub Ribbon by Ex.t
Featuring a bathtub and a washstand Ribbon is the new collection designed by Sebastian Herkner. The concept is developed starting from the satin steel band put under the
washbasin which combines support functionality and aesthetic along with giving brightness and refinement to the product. From here the featured materials, Livingtec solid
surface and steel, merge
together creating a contemporary product with a strong personality.
The bathtub is available with or without the metal band.
Ribbon was designed by Sebastian Herkner. 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”.