Ikea goes maximalist with new collection

Ikea goes maximalist with new collection
calendar 22.09.2018

Ikea is exploring its maximalist side in a new limited edition collection. The Föremål collection, a collaboration with Swedish ceramic and glass artist Per B Sundberg launching in September, is what you could describe as intentionally gaudy. Föremål’s series of objects includes a clay skull-shaped vase, a pair of metal candlesticks shaped like standard poodles, a cushion with a kaleidoscopic pattern, and a handful of other offbeat items designed as “conversation pieces.” As Ikea puts it, Föremål is “maybe not everything for everyone but something for someone special.” Indeed.