Personal menu

Designers Shaking Up Modern Furniture

Designers Shaking Up Modern Furniture

Behind every great piece of furniture is an inspired designer. Whether creating a completely unique idea, collaborating with others, or being inspired by a classic design, each modern furniture designer has left their mark on the industry.

With so many different styles, there are so many modern furniture designers that are impacting the industry in 2019. We’ve compiled a list of some of the most influential and popular designers that are continually making impacts on modern furniture and interior design.

sohoConcept has collaborated with a number of industry-leading furniture designers, including Enrico Franzolini, Marc Sadler, Francesco Geraci, and more. View our modern furniture designers here! Designers

Jana Donohoe

Jana Donohoe is an American interior designer who melds modernity and comfort in a flawless way. Her design style caters both to creating a modern and beautiful space, but also a space that you can relax in with your family and feel at home. Her twist on traditional style with this modern edge helps keep furniture functional, which is a key pillar of modern furniture. Her designs and ideas are fresh, collaborative, and create a quality living experience no matter your personal style.

Makio Hasuike

Makio Hasuike has been a leader in modern furniture design since the 1960s. He created one of the first studios of Industrial design in Italy in 1968 and has been receiving awards and accolades for his ingenuity ever since. From high technology instruments and tools, to work and home accessories, to appliances and furniture, his projects are known for being trendsetting, simple, and sleek. No matter the furniture you’re looking for, you can be sure that Makio Hasuike has designed a modern piece that is perfect for your space.

sohoConcept has collaborated with Makio Hasuike to create some of our favourite modern furniture pieces.


The team of Leventhal-Vermaat are known for modern furniture in Toronto. Created recently in 2011, best husband and wife design team are making waves in the modern furniture landscape. Their mix of traditional and modern design using metal and wood gives them a unique feel and the Canadian landscape. Many of their pieces and Designs feature clean white shades with beautiful silver accents. This modern furniture design team has a strong basis in mixing mediums to produce not only unique pieces but well-coordinated rooms.

Gaetano Pesce

Italian designer Gaetano Pesce is known for his unique use of colour and patterns in his furniture designs. His famous Broadway chair uses swirls of colour in the resin seat with unique, thin legs that make them ideal for any kitchen or dining room. His basis in architecture gives him a unique style in designing sleek and beautiful pieces. His design and influence is continually seen today through modern furniture companies and architecture firms, creating contemporary interior and exterior furniture using his trademark confidence with colour.

sohoConcept Modern Furniture Designers

Get more information about Makio Hasuike and the other modern furniture designers that sohoConcept works with here! Designers

We are proud to work with designers from around the world to create beautiful and unique modern furniture designs. Our relationships with these amazing designers help make sohoConcept the trendsetters in the modern furniture industry.

For more information about our modern furniture designers or to request a catalogue, contact us!