Atelier Viollet recently fabricated this cabinet designed by Gregory Gilmartin of Peter Pennoyer Architects. Inspired by Jean-Michel Frank‘s notable fan-patterned straw marquetry furniture, his classic gold-toned pieces were replaced in favor of a more subdued, natural palette. The cabinet emphasizes various motifs as the pieces of straw are adhered in different directions. These alternating fan… [Read More]
Atelier Viollet presents its chiseled bronze cabinet with a parchment interior. Designed by Jean-Paul, the piece has been installed in our office’s newly-redecorated meeting area, as seen above. The cabinet showcases a variety of the workshop’s samples and finishes, such as gypsum, horn, and lacquer, flanked by additional ones on each side.
Last year, Atelier Viollet recreated one of Jean Royère’s signature furniture pieces: a star-studded custom straw marquetry cabinet animated by a spectrum of earth tones. Envisioned by New York designer Clive Lonstein and executed by Atelier Viollet, the original inspiration was produced by Royère in 1958 for a prominent French family who commissioned him to create whole… [Read More]
Atelier Viollet is pleased to announce its latest cabinet creation, the “Silvered Mica Cabinet”. Designed by Noel Jeffrey, the piece features a random grid of mica plates. Each door is subtly ornamented with bronze pulls, which open up to feature a set of interior drawers. Outlined by rift oak borders, the cabinet’s earthen tones are… [Read More]
Atelier Viollet presents the latest addition to our cabinet collection: The Silver Ray Cabinet. The exterior is adorned entirely in shagreen with a white gold leaf finish. This process tints the shagreen, producing a hypnotizing effect. The two doors open to an exquisite interior of grey dyed parchment. Gabon ebony makes a discrete appearance in the pulls as… [Read More]