MARBLE’S NOT DEAD!

Stephanie WATSON
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Don't be fooled by it's primeval reputation, marble is modern!

Marble has officially made its comeback. It’s been creeping its way into contemporary design over the past few years, but this year’s Milan Design Week confirmed that marble is absolutely everywhere. From tableware to tables, lighting and more, designers are reintegrating the mottled material into their work. So, if you still think that marble is better off at the Parthenon, we’re here to convince you otherwise. Here are ten of our very favorite modern marble designs!

194 9 Table by Piero Lissoni for Cassina
 

194 9 Table by Piero Lissoni for Cassina

 

Apollo Light by Dan Yeffet for La Chance

 

Herringbone Table by Bethan Gray

 

Osmosi by Emmanuel Babled

 

Modulata by Matteo Zorzenoni

 

Solid Patterns by Scholten & Baijings