Design Hunter™ Q&A with Nathan Bachli

This week of Habitus Living Nathan Bachli from Hub Furniture shares with us some of his design favourites

24 Feb 2012

Your name: Nathan Bachli

What you do: General Manager at Hub Furniture

Your latest project: Fit out and relocation of Hub’s new head office in Melbourne.

What is your favourite…

travel destination Texas, USA

hotel/place to stay Dunton Hot springs, San Juan Mountains, USA

airline Qantas

magazine Mononcle

watchmaker Frederique Constant

luxury goods company Pal Zileri

three people that inspire/excite you

1)  Explorer Ranulph Fiennes

2)  Actor & larrikin Errol Flynn

3)  Architect Richard Neutra

design classic F 51 Sofa & Armchair, Walter Gropius

new design  Klara armchair, Patricia Urquiola for Moroso

( also available through Hub Furniture)

favourite type of chair Balzac armchair, Matthew Hilton for SCP London. There is no better way to spend a Sunday.

meal  Steak au poivre

restaurant Bistro Gitan, Melbourne

drink  H2O

bar  Duke of Wellington, Sloane Square, London (where I drink beer my 2nd favourite drink)

gallery/museum Palais de Tokyo

book  On The Road, Jack Kerouac

item in your studio  Moleskin notebook

artwork Patricia Picinini, The Fitzroy Series

artist  Early 1900’s photographer Philippe Halsman

piece of technology The Calculator

creative philosophy   Trust your intuition