Lucie Koldová's writing desk


November 2015
Czech lighting and furniture designer Lucie Koldová, now based in Paris, presented a writing desk this past spring called Sheets, which exhibits a classically pristine look. “This writing desk reminds one of the blank sheets of paper waiting for the first sentences to fill their lines. Elegant proportions, with gentle curves and an attractive combination of boldly coloured legs and wooden surfaces, defines the look. Two softly-shaped composite sheets of veneered ply- wood, the upper plane levitating above the larger one, create enough space between them for storing necessities such as pens, a laptop, or a keyboard. It seems as though the table was designed for the writing of love correspondences or for the exchange of exciting electronic conversation, but it can equally well serve as a dressing table in a lady’s boudoir..."