The height-adjustable Hack table system by Konstantin Grcic counters traditional office desks with an innovative functional and aesthetic approach that satisfies the demands of today's startups and other young, dynamic companies: Hack can be folded up into a flat 'box' in just a few simple steps, transported and stored in a space-saving manner. Users can configure Hack as a standing or sitting desk or as a sofa, creating niches for work, meetings or relaxation.
- Table top and wall elements: ca. 0.6 inch thick birch plywood, surface protected by several layers of PUR lacquer. All edges and corners are rounded
- Fittings and metal parts: die-cast aluminum and steel, powder-coated with fine textured finish in basic dark
- Plastic parts: polyamide (deep black)
- Straps: polypropylene (black)
- Height: 132.5 cm / 52.25 inch
- Table Height (crank operated): 30 - 125 cm / 11.75 - 49.25 inch
- Table Height (quick adjustment): 70 - 118 cm / 27.5 - 46.5 inch
- Width: 169.5 cm / 66.75 inch
- Depth: 87 cm / 34.25 inch
- Cushion Set
- Height: 53 cm / 20.75 inch
- Width: 164 cm / 64.5 inch
- Depth: 80 cm / 31.5 inch
- By adding the sofa cushion set, Hack can be converted into a comfortable sofa when needed (can only be used with the crank-operated version)
- Quick adjustment version has power-assisted release lever
- Please contact us if you wish to order the Hack Desk with electrification options, or if you wish to order the sofa cushion set separately
Vitra is a Swiss company dedicated to improving the quality of homes, offices and public spaces through the power of design. Their products and concepts are developed in an intensive design process, bringing together engineering excellence with the creative genius of today’s leading international designers. It is Vitra’s goal to create furniture and accessories that are functional and inspiring. Founded in 1950, Vitra produces many products from internationally recognized designers such as Verner Panton, Isamu Noguchi, Eero Saarinen and Jasper Morrison.
Vitra Hack Desk Designed by:
- Konstantin Grcic , 2016
Konstantin Grcic was born in Munich in 1965. He was trained as a cabinetmaker at The John Makepeace School in Dorset, England and then he went on to study industrial design at the RCA in London. In 1991 he founded his design firm, Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design, in Munich. KGID is active in several areas of design, from furniture to architecture projects.
Konstantin Grcic defines function in human terms, combining formal strictness with considerable mental acuity and humour. Each of his products is characterized by a careful research into the history of design and architecture and his passion for technology and materials. Known for pared-down pieces, Grcic is often called a minimalist but the designer himself prefers to speak of simplicity.
Grcic has designed products for Eemco, Flos, Magis, Mattiazzi and Vitra. His products have won important prizes and are represented in major design collections around the world.