Jan Vacek X System Bookcase/Shelving System
X System Bookcase/Shelving System is Bronze Design Award winner in 2013 - 2014 Furniture Design Award Category.
X System Bookcase/Shelving System

Flexible modular shelving system - depending on the number of modules is used to choose the length and height of the assembly, system that let user create endles shelving unit. Total length and hight derive from number of rows and colums built by . Lenght is based upon odd numbers of colums starting by 3, following by 5, 7, 9 etc. Can be built to the wall or in space. A simple structural system of only three components - vertical panel, shelf and connecting metallic element "X". The componen

X System Bookcase/Shelving System
Jan Vacek X System
Jan Vacek Bookcase/Shelving System
Jan Vacek design
Jan Vacek design

Jan Vacek & Martin Smid – KDOMAZIDLIBYDLI KDOMAZIDLIBYDLI - a.k.a. “My Chair, My Castle” - is multidisciplinary design studio based in Prague, Czech Republic, founded in 2011 by Jan Vacek and Martin Smid. Studio offers workmanship in product design such as furniture and related objects and interior design. Jan Vacek and Martin Smid design ideas were awarded with prestigeous Red Dot Design Award in 2013 in category product design for X-SYSTEM (bookcase - Jan Vacek) and with ELLE DECO INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARD in 2012, Czech national award in category furniture for WAVE (TV wall unit - Jan Vacek, Martin Smid). Studio regullary exhibits during local Czech and international design events such as Milan Design Week 2013 and Designblok 2012 and 2011 in Prague. Designers enjoy to work with non traditional materials, experiment and search for new ways. Designing new product allways means a story and thought process to them. Not only for its creativity and creative approach, but also for their construction and material knowledge gained during a wide range of projects they are able to design with a pragmatic and at the same time poetic approach with an emphasis on the function and on specific production technologies. Jan Vacek and Martin Smid are open for new challenges and projects, able to work globally and welcome your suggestions for new cooperation! CV: Jan Vacek: Technical University in Zvolen – Furniture design (1994) Technical University of Bratislava - Faculty of architecture, interior design (1992) Martin Smid: Secondary School of Art - Furniture design, Prague (1997) Higher Professional School Volyne - Making furniture and interior design (2012) Exhibitions: 2011 – Designblok – Prague design week, Prague 2012 – Landscape and design / Design and Landscape, Gallery of Art Karlovy Vary – Ostrov 2012 – Designblok – Prague design and fashion days, Prague 2013 – Milan design week, Milan Awards: ELLE DECO INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS 2012 - winner of the national round in the category FURNITURE – Vlna (Wave), bookcase from „Wood-oo collection“, design by Jan Vacek – Martin Smid. RED DOT DESIGN AWARD – winner 2013, in the category PRODUCT DESIGN – X SYSTEM, bookcase-shelving system, design by Jan Vacek