Various works by Alexandra Kolbe
beble & tabool
Made for small living spaces, a cantilever side table becomes a bench when reorientated. The nesting tabool acts as a stool, or becomes an additional side table, when Beble is being used as a bench.
2 The rectangular base, made from welded aluminum square tubing, has an acrylic top that gracefully bends over the edge of the base, complementing the long lean form of the table.
Bend + rectangle = BECT
3 Wooden boxes using dovetail joinery come in three different heights. The boxes fit into a fixed metal shelving unit. The negative space between the boxes becomes a variable, based on the boxes used, creating a customizable shelving system.
A Pop-up design offers an elevated platform and canopy for one lucky dog, with a sculptural quality that makes any grass greener. easy to tote around, the innovative structure collapses and fits into the trunk of a car, then pops up to create a shaded space for your favorite pooch.
embraer, one of the largest aircraft manufacturers in the world, teamed up with gilmore group to rebrand their executive jet line. determined to launch the brand into an exclusive category of business aircrafts, they needed a trade show that had never been done before with futuristic details.
bringing light in through the roof defined he circulation area and gave the levels a sense of connection. Public spaces are distributed on the 1st and 2nd floor, with access to the exterior. The 3rd floor is reserved for bedrooms and a loft that could be developed into a study.
Operating with the designers at Gensler we worked to retrofit their existing office. The new plan accommodated the growing number of employees and the need for more group work areas. Embracing the company culture and keeping a LEED mind set were important factors in the outcome of the dynamic design.
Design should resonate personality while creating a safe and relaxing place. In this historical renovation precautions were taken to preserve the existing character while creating a unique space using Iconic pieces. a double sided built in shelf and custom wall are additional special features.
This is a short list of some of my talents and key features: space planning · commercial design · high-end interior residential design hospitality design · institutional design · retail design · conceptual development brand strategy · contract administration · presentation preparation product and furniture design · furniture building workshop experienced · exceptional communicator · innovative leadership and team player qualities · detail-oriented · passionate energetic · focused · expressive · collaborative · driven eager to learn, work, and create Photoshop · Illustrator · InDesign Auto CAD · Revit · Google SketchUp 3D Studio Max · Microsoft Office
Hi, I'm Alex Kolbe. 2012 Graduate. Bachelor of Fine Arts. Interior Design. Emphasis on Product & Furniture Design. I am passionate about good design. I like to volunteer, attend lectures, explore, learn, travel, go to festivals, collaborate, design, build, & make the world better.
This is a collection of various works I have created. I hope you have enjoyed it.