Exclusive to The Conran Shop, Almeida’s Clerk Umbrella Stand showcases the designer’s fascination with the idea of simplicity. Handcrafted in Brazil, the Clerk Umbrella Stand is composed of graceful, fluid lines of brass in sophisticated proportions.
Young Brazilian designer Jader Almeida has received a number of international accolades, including the prestigious iF Design Award in 2011.
The designer’s timeless furniture pieces blend Modernist influences with his Brazilian heritage. With a strong focus on beauty, continuity and functionality, Almeida’s work is characterized by purity of form.
“It is my aim to create products of enduring value, drawing on the legacy of the great masters while always looking ahead and knowing that today’s decisions will have an impact on tomorrow. Rationality, simple geometry and attention to every detail help to create products with a timeless aesthetic.” – Jader Almeida
The Clerk Umbrella Stand exemplifies Almeida’s ethos of creating useful, harmonious objects that are a joy to own.