Kayo by Jonathan Prestwich


by Jonathan Prestwich

Kayo by London-based designer, Jonathan Prestwich, is a reinterpretation of the classic bent plywood chair that explores the potential of this time-tested material through a distinctive, new expression. A marriage of soft curves and strong geometry, Kayo's striking form comprises of a sculptural shell supported by a distinctly architectural base. Take a look at the video above to see what other features make Kayo unique.

Prestwich always brings his experience together with a desire to make products for the next generation of users. By fusing influences from nature and modern technology, Prestwich's designs result in simple, elegant and innovative products.

Kayo embraces design versatility by providing a myriad of options within a range of price points. Available with a closed or open bent plywood back and two distinct base designs, Kayo's eye-catching design can be specified to meet a variety of aesthetics and functions.

From chic cafés to casual meeting rooms to even elegant private offices, Prestwich's new creation is sure to become a design "knockout," as it provides designers with the versatility needed to integrate it into workspace and hospitality interiors alike.

Furthering the design flexibility of this piece, the generous seat and back are available in oak or walnut veneer with a range of upholstery options.

Kayo's cast aluminum base is available in polished or powder coated finishes and stacks for easy storage. It's solid wood base utilizes innovative engineering and offers an option for a more relaxed aesthetic while remaining durable enough for high traffic commercial use.

Visit the Kayo product page to learn more about this versatile new seating collection.