PAD Paris Logo PAD Paris

Studio PAD 2017

Studio PAD 


Pierre Gonalons


Maison Pierre Frey

and the

Mobilier National


For PAD Paris 2017, Pierre Gonalons for Maison Pierre Frey and with the participation of the Mobilier national will present on the Studio PAD a display inspired by the decorative environment of Rudolf Nureyev.


The Parisian apartment of Rudolf Nureyev was decorated by Emilio Carcano in the 1990s. It refered a Russian palace ambiance in the 1900s, filled with furniture, works of art and textiles. The display for the PAD Studio revisits the baroque spirit of this place by creating a «scene» of living.


Pierre Gonalons :

Will be presented on this occasion:

– A large table in antique porphyry veneer

– A cabinet-bar and a buffet in tinted wood and rough nish.

– Two wall lights in polished and patinated brass.

– A pair of backup tables ROMA, limited edition of 6, granite «Earth Glitter» editions ASCÈTE.

– Two screens «Ommaggio to Jackson Pollock» edition Simon Gavina, Ultramobile Series, 1977 (Certi cate of Authenticity Gavina).


Pierre Frey :

A carpet crossing the space and continuing over the walls reproduces the historical pattern «Richelieu» of Le Manach. The fabric of the same pattern covers two benches, a coffee table and a buffet.

The walls are covered with the new wallpaper Pierre Frey “Jojoba”.

2 benches are covered with the new Luchino velvet and a few stools are covered with the new Pedrolino fabric.


Mobilier national :

Selected by Pierre Gonalons, the Mobilier national will exhibit:

– a monumental gilded bronze clock representing Michelangelo’s «Day and Night» sculptures, 19th century.

– the chaise longue of César created in 1968.