Golden A’ Design Award Winner for Street Furniture Design Category in 2014 & 2015.
Urban Benches is a series of furniture designed by George Drakakis to accommodate people at the crossroads of contemporary public space. Inspired by concepts and forms in nature and mathematics, each piece involves much more than making bold and innovative aesthetic expressions; Urban Benches address public needs like those of social interaction, inclusion and accessibility.
Urban Benches Collection
George Drakakis is an architect based in Thessaloniki, Greece. He designs projects at the border between art and design. His inspiration is a mixture of every-day life events, feelings, emotions, music, visual arts, math and science. As founder of ICONPOETRY Studio, he solves problems through design processes following one simple rule: Form follows satisfaction. George Drakakis has been awarded Gold and Bronze at A’design Award & Competition.
The collection URBAN BENCHES has been awarded Gold at A’design Award & Competition.