The CARTOCCI collection designed by Paola Paronetto gets its unique appearance from the special texture of paper and card, pulp and fibre added to the ceramic mixture. Their lightness is visually impacting; these articles look as fragile as if they were really made from paper. The CARTOCCI series arouses a desire in the observer to touch and manually explore these daring creations.
Nilufar will present the latest piece of The Leather Collection during the Salone Del Mobile, from 9-14 April
Capitol Designer Studio (CDS) has commissioned Lily Jencks and Nathanael Dorent to create a pop-up installation in Primrose Hill to show people just what’s possible using a porcelain tile.
‘If Alice in Wonderland had liked rock this is where she would have spent her days and nights…’ -Mathieu Lehanneur.
Electric, the new cultural platform in Paris, is already an event in itself: a 1,000 m2penthouse in which the designer has devised a canopy of sound suspended between heaven and earth, monumental electrical braids emerging like pitch black trees.
Prominent writer & visual artist Douglas Coupland is launching a collection of furniture designs, in collaboration with Vancouver-based SwitzerCultCreative, a brother-sister luxury design collective.
Commissioned by a private collector, “Souvenir of the last century” is a collection of memories up-cycled into new physical forms. Created from: iron, a deconsecrated marble altar, plywood, iron pipe, and burners "Souvinir of the Last Century explores materials, experiences and points of references, both fragile, lost and strong.
Inspired by the process of steam bending wood, the beach rings, produced in Udine in northern Italy, where generations of skilled craftsmen still use the crude and basic processes of timber manipulation using steam and compression forcing the raw material to curl, making a very unnatural 'animated' form.
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