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Contemporary Black Velvet Handcrafted in Silver Leaf Armchair by Drama Studio

US$10,400per item


About Contemporary Handcrafted Armchair, in Silver Leaf and Black Velvet from Utopia Collection Design by DRAMA Studio for October Gallery Customizable Armchair Materials: Wood, Silver Leaf, Black Velvet Dimensions: D 88, W 85, H 66 cm / D 34.65, W 33.46, H 25.98 in Utopia Collection Limited Edition of 12 + 1 prototype Handcrafted in Portugal Signed and Numbered by DRAMA Studio Counter the idea of a common armchair highlights this piece as a hedonic form of art. Its 38 irregular elements awaken a pleasurable desire to contemplate it as an utopian throne. This high-end piece with handcrafted and leather details stands out as a mutant cubic block with an unearthly aura. DRAMA Studio develops a hedonistic approach about creation that transports us into another world, believing in the significant design, a strand against the massification of banal, innocuous products. Add a meaning to function, a reason. The belief in Utopia as a new vocabulary for the generations to come. Adérito Soares is a prominent Portuguese contemporary designer also founder and creative director of DRAMA Studio. Born in Caracas, Venezuela in 1979, and because the complex economic, social and political situation of the country, Adérito Soares now lives and works in Porto, Portugal. A designer who bases his approach and creative thinking on clearly conceptual perspective, giving a great emphasis to the meaning and the visual expression of the form. “I created DRAMA Studio as a platform for my own universe and for other voices that share the same philosophy. A playground for new possibilities. The future is to create another way of thinking about how we can understand and live in our technological, post digital world”. This piece belongs to the Utopia Collection, a limited edition of 12 pieces designed by Drama Studio for October Gallery, entirely made in Portugal and manufactured in an artisanal way, in which every step of the process is carefully executed. This collectible design piece is handmade-to-order and can be customized in terms of scale, materials or finishes. This piece includes a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist. Utopia Armchair was exhibited in Design Shanghai, Collectible Design Hall - by October Gallery. Please note: All images correspond to the artist's proof (prototype). Some changes may vary for the final version. October Gallery products are one-of-a-kind handcrafted pieces. Each work has its own unique attributes which are impossible to replicate identically from piece to piece due to human factor of finest craftsmanship. Any variations in color, and texture are expected between pieces.

Customization Options

Finishes: Metallic Leafs - Brass, Copper, Gold, Silver Velvets - Bluish Black, Deep Blue Baltic, Deep Violet, Greige Taupe, Pale Sand, Terracotta Leathers - Customizable


  • Creator
    October Gallery (Manufacturer),DRAMA (Workshop/Studio)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 26 in. (66.04 cm)Width: 33 in. (83.82 cm)Depth: 35 in. (88.9 cm)Seat Height: 16 in. (40.64 cm)
  • Style
    Brutalist (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Production Type
    New & Custom(Limited Edition)
  • Estimated Production Time
    10-11 weeks
  • Condition
    Excellent. Item is made to order. Certificate of authenticity included.
  • Seller Location
    Porto, PT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: DRUTAS003-181stDibs: LU3747311137051

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  • Shipping
    US$1,445 US$700 Express Front Door Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-7 weeks, excluding production time.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Customs Duties & Taxes May Apply.
    Ships From: Porto, Portugal
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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About the Maker

October Gallery

October Gallery is a collective that represents and distributes design pieces to global customers in an unpredictable environment. With a meaningful voice, helping them be inspired and feel fulfilled. Hosting multiple brands that focus on diversity and differentiation, offering creativity and a variety of objects, always imprinted with the signature of each creator. ​Our language expresses a set of emotions, such as uniqueness and exclusivity, mutability and unpredictability, material transformation and organicity. An uncensored aesthetic in which each piece holds its power and character, offering a new vocabulary for a generation that seeks protagonism and differentiation. ​It represents a change in the interpretation of design, based on the memories of Portuguese craft production, creating bridges with innovation and new technologies. October Gallery crosses the traditional boundaries of design and art, emerging in a new dimension.
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