Joyn is more than just office furniture. Joyn is a management instrument in an era of a changing work culture because Joyn combines a variety of room functions on one single level: the platform. Its mobile and modular structure spontaneously adapts to the changing requirements and technologies. Joyn reflects the dynamism of the modern office. The room for every workstation is given flexibility.
On this basis Joyn gives office planning brand-new perspectives. One and the same configuration support both a high and a low usage density.
The useful accessories, as well as the cleverly designed electrification and cable management solutions, make Joyn a highly flexible system that can be easily reconfigured time and again. Single Desk, Single and Conference Bench or micro-architectural additions complete the range.
|Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, born 1971 and 1976, respectively, in Quimper, France, studied at the École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and at the École des Beaux-Arts in Cergy-Pontoise. Ronan began independent design work immediately after completing his studies, while his brother, who was still in school, assisted him. Since 1999 both brothers have worked together as joint partners in their own Paris-based design studio. Their work ranges from small utilitarian objects to architectural projects. In addition to the design of domestic and office furniture, vases, porcelain dishware, jewellery and diverse home accessories, a primary focus of their work is the design and organisation of interior space. One of their most unconventional designs, Algue (2004), was created in this context. The collaboration between the Bouroullec brothers and Vitra began with the office furniture system Joyn, which was developed between 2000 and 2002 and continues to be expanded and refined. Along with Jasper Morrison, Hella Jongerius and Antonio Citterio, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have made major contributions to the steadily growing Vitra Home Collection.