Three years ago, Tom and Jerry, the three-legged adjustable stools, started The Wild Bunch collection. Tuffy is a true brother of Tom and Jerry: it has the same turning mechanism for height adjustment. The chair has four wooden legs, a wooden seat and a T-shaped backrest, which is made in gas-injected plastic to provide comfortable resilience. Tuffy is primarily a work chair, which can be imagined at the office, in the kitchen, at the café, school, a child's bedroom or anywhere else where work is not just a 9-to-5 job.
Konstantin Grcic (*1965) was trained as a cabinet maker at The John Makepeace School (Dorset, England) before studying Design at the Royal College of Art in London. Since setting up his own practice Konstantin Grcic Industrial Design (KGID) in Munich in 1991, he has developed furniture, products and lighting for some of the leading companies in the design field. Amongst his renowned clients are Authentics, BD Ediciones, ClassiCon, Flos, Flötotto, Laufen, Magis, Mattiazzi, Muji, Nespresso, Plank, Serafino Zani, Thomas-Rosenthal and Vitra. For Galerie kreo in Paris, he has created a number of limited edition pieces since 2004. Many of his products have received international design awards such as the prestigious Compasso d`Oro for his MAYDAY lamp (Flos) in 2001 and the MYTO chair (Plank) in 2011. Work by Konstantin Grcic forms part of the permanent collections of the world´s most important design museums (a.o. MoMA/New York, Centre Georges Pompidou/Paris).