Posts tagged as 'bathroom'
'Bon Bon' cabinet by Hiroshi Kawano for ex.t
Having previously designed the popular ‘Birdie’ shelf, the Japanese designer Hiroshi Kawano has now realised this bold, circular wall cabinet called ‘Bon Bon’. Manufactured by the young Italian brand ex.t, the design is made of varnished steel and lacquered wood and is available in variety of bright colours. (more…)
'Still Life' cabinet by Sigrid Strömgren for ex.t
Young Swedish designer Sigrid Strömgren has recently collaborated with an Italian bathroom furniture manufacturer ex.t on a series of pared-down cabinets which, ‘create a Still Life of your everyday objects and collectibles.’ With a clear and simple Scandinavian feel, ‘Still Life’ cabinet is available in variety of colours and finishes such as; natural oak, lacquered mdf, varnished metal and the design can be used on its own or combined with another of Strömgren’s designs, ‘Collage‘ cabinet. (more…)
The minimalist OiO Bathtub and wash basin by Antoniolupi, presented at Cersaie 2011
Cersaie 2011, which took place in Bologna at the end of September, once more put on a fascinating show thanks to the intrinsic diversity of ceramics as a material, combined with new developments in bathroom design and innovative bathroom fittings. Architonic was there on your behalf and – after our Facebook photo series — can now provide you with a report on the exhibition and a selection of our discoveries. (by Susanne Fritz)
read ‘Fair Review: CERSAIE 2011 Bologna – the leading international exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings’ on Architonic
CERSAIE 2011, as seen by the Architonic team
In the second installment of our comprehensive photographic journey through this year’s edition of Cersaie we reveal the images from the exhibitions of Marazzi, Bisazza, La Fabbrica, Ragno, Lea Ceramiche, Kale, Vives, Magna, Idea Ceramica, Roca, Coem and Gigacer. Enjoy!
to Architonic’s photo tour of CERSAIE 2011, Part II
Take a photo tour of CERSAIE 2011, thanks to Architonic's scouts on the ground
The autumn fair season has kicked off and Architonic is on the ground this week not only in Valencia, but also at CERSAIE, the leading international exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings, held each year in Bologna.
176,000 square metres of exhibition space offer visitors the opportunity of getting up close and personal with the latest products, materials surfaces technologies, designed for both the private and contract markets.
If a trip to Italy isn’t in your diary this week, not to worry. Architonic has put together a comprehensive photo tour on Facebook for you take and enjoy. Ciao, belli!
to Architonic’s photo tour of CERSAIE 2011 on Facebook
'Sasso Nero' washbasin by Christian Piccolo for Mastella Design
The Italian bathroom manufacturer Mastella Design has recently unveiled these two, organically-shaped washbasins, which are to be presented later this month during this year’s, 29th edition of the international exhibition of ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings Cersaie (20-24 September).
'You only have to see what is important: the beautiful part. The rest is hidden,' says Torben Madsen from Danish practice Aarhus Arkitekterne of their new 'Round Series' for Vola
‘Working with Vola is really about getting into their DNA,’ says Aarhus Arkitekterne’s design manager Torben Madsen as he talks Architonic through the office’s new, highly graphic Round Series of paper-towel dispensers and waste bins for Vola at the recent ISH fair in Frankfurt.
And if anyone has an understanding of the genetics of Danish manufactuer, it’s Aarhus, who have collaborated with their client for several years now, and who recently completed the Gesamtkunstwerk-like Vola Academy in Horsens.
'Nivis' by Andrea Morgante, SHIRO STUDIO for Agape
‘Nivis’ is the one of the most recent creations of the Italian manufacturer Agape. Made from a solid white mass of Cristalplant® – a composite material which consists mainly of natural minerals mixed with a low percentage of polyester and acrylic polymers – the washbasin has two inter-connected cavities, with water running from the main, larger and deeper cavity to the smaller one which has an overflow outlet hole.