Maarten Baas  (Dutch, 1978) 


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Maarten Baas, Grey Derivations – Secrétaire


Maarten Baas
Grey Derivations – Secrétaire

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Maarten Baas, Smoke Chest


Maarten Baas
Smoke Chest

Carpenters Workshop Gallery
Maarten Baas, Clay Cabinet With Drawer


Maarten Baas
Clay Cabinet With Drawer

Carpenters Workshop Gallery
Maarten Baas, Clay Fan


Maarten Baas
Clay Fan

Carpenters Workshop Gallery
Maarten Baas, Smoke Dining Table


Maarten Baas
Smoke Dining Table

Carpenters Workshop Gallery
Maarten Baas, Sculpt Cupboard


Maarten Baas
Sculpt Cupboard

Carpenters Workshop Gallery
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Maarten Baas, Chaise longue (from Smoke)


Maarten Baas
Chaise longue (from Smoke), 2005
metal, resin


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Maarten Baas, Unique Thonet chair (from The Where There's Smoke series)


Maarten Baas
Unique Thonet chair (from The Where There's Smoke series), 2004
charred thonet beechwood, clear epoxy resin, felted wool


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Maarten Baas, Clay shelves (from The Clay Furniture series)


Maarten Baas
Clay shelves (from The Clay Furniture series), 2007
painted synthetic clay, metal


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1978   born, February 19th, Arnsberg, Germany
1995   graduation high school Hendrik Pierson college, Zetten
2002   graduation Design Academy Eindhoven
2003   founding Studio Maarten Baas
2005   founding Studio Baas & den Herder (icw Bas den Herder)
2009   winner Dutch Design Award
2009   awarded Designer of the Year by Design Miami
2009 - 2010   Enkhuizen, Zuiderzeemuseum, Real Time and Zuiderzeeclock
2009   Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Art, Real Time
2009   Sydney, Bombay Sapphire Design Award: VIPguest, part of Real Time
2009   Miami, Design Miami, Moss gallery, Where There’s Smoke…
2009   Miami, Design Miami, Designer of the Year presentation
2009   Eindhoven, Dutch Design Week, Dutch Design Awards, nominees exhibition
2009   Israel, Casa09,part of Real Time
2009   New York, NY400 Week / Holland on the Hudson, Pioneers of Change
2009   Porto Cervo, Promenade du Port, temporary gallery Rossana Orlandi (solo)
2009   London, Victoria & Albert Museum, Telling Tales
2009   Basel, Design Miami, Galleria Rossana Orlandi, Sculpt & Clay
2009   Basel, Design Miami, Real Time icw Zuiderzeemuseum
2009   Milan, Salone del Mobile, Established & Sons, Standard Unique
2009   Milan, Salone del Mobile, Skitsch, Haphazard Harmony
2009   Milan, Salone del Mobile, C’N’C Costume National, Real Time
2008   Shanghai, Contrasts Gallery, The Shanghai Riddle
2008   London, Established &Sons, The Chankley Bore
2008   Milan, Galleria Rossana Orlandi, BAAS
2008   Basel, Design Miami, Contrasts Gallery, part of The Shanghai Riddle
2008   Milan, Salone del Mobile, Established & Sons, The Chankley Bore
2008   Milan, Salone del Mobile, old cargarage, overview exhibition
2007   Los Angeles, Moss gallery, Where There’s Smoke…, 1934 Steinway grand piano
2007   Miami, Design Miami, Moss gallery, Sculpt and Chromed Clay
2007   London, Carpenters Workshop Gallery Sculpt
2007   Basel, Design Miami, Design Performance, live Clay
2007   Milan, Salone del Mobile, Sculpt
2006   Paris, Tools gallery "scraps only", Treasure
2006   Milan, Superstudio Pi, "Clay furniture"
2006   Milan, "Made in Eindhoven
2006   Eindhoven, MU gallery (solo), "Underdogs & "Überprodukte"
2006   Tokyo, Cibone (solo), "Clay and Smoke"
2006   Shanghai, Contrasts Gallery, "Odds & Ends"
2006   Miami, Design Miami, Moss gallery, Where There’s Smoke…, Clay, Hey Chair…
2005   Paris, Salon des Meubles, Smoke grand piano for Li Edelkoort
2005   Milan, Salone del Mobile, New works ("treasure", "hey chair.." and "flatpack")
2005   New York, Dutch Village, New Treasure chairs exhibited in Donna Karans space
2005   The Hague, (solo) "Treasures"
2005   Miami, Moss organises the Art Basel fair with 12 new Smoke Unique Pieces
2004   Paris, Tools-gallery (solo), Maarten Baas (overview of works)
2004   London, Victoria & Albert museum, "Brilliant"
2004   New York, Moss (solo), "Where There´s Smoke" (Smoke Unique-Pieces)
2004   Groningen, Groninger Museum "Nocturnal Emissions" (burnt pieces of furniture from the museum collection)
2003   Milan, Auping showroom, "AU!?*!" (Smoke overview)
2003   The Hague, Artoteek, "Use Your Faults…" (installation i.c.w. Bertjan Pot)
2003   London, Mint, Re-Do (overview of Smoke)
2002   Rotterdam, Vivid, "An educative exhibition" (i.c.w. Bertjan Pot)
2002   Tokyo, JIA-building, Fake/Value-Value-Fake (improvisation week with 8 designers)
2006    BC (NL): cover "Deze stoel is een ventje"
2006    DECO (GM): "Gelber Engel"
2006    Elle Decor (IT): "Con un po' di ironia"
2006    DAMn (BE): "What keeps me going"
2006    EH&I (NL): "NL design"
2006    CASAMICA (IT) "Il design Olandese"
2005    ICON (GB): cover "designing with fire"
2005    de Architect (NL) cover "Hey chair, be a bookshelf!"
2005    Washington Post (US) "Sunlight and Shadows At the Furniture Fair"
2005    NRC handelsblad (NL) "Op zoek naar de puurheid van een kinderhut"
2005    NI6VWO (RM): "Maarten Baas, un tânar designer care nu o arde aurea"
2005    Dutch Design Yearbook '05'/06 (NL): cover (article about "Where There's Smoke")
2005    Clear (US): "BAAS relief"
2004    New York Times-sunday edition (US) cover "Burnt Baroque"
2004    Items (NL) "Imperfectie als excuus"
2004    Trouw (NL) "Een Gaudì-stoel verbranden"
2004    Washington Post (US) "Maarten Baas's Claims to Flame"
2004    Metropolis Magazine (US) "Why Maarten Baas Burns through History"
2004    View on Colour (FR): "In(ter)vention by fire"
2004    Wallpaper (GB): "Damage by design"
2003    De Standaard (B) cover "Maarten Baas maakt er brandhout van"
2003    New York Times (US) "A hard wired baroque lights up Milan show"
2003    Washington Post (US) "At Milan Fair, furniture for a weary world"
2003    de Volkskrant (NL) "Toch even kijken of er geen roet op zit"