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Thu 18.9.

ARITA 400project: Celebrating the 400-Year Anniversary of Arita (JP)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 18.09.2014 - Tagged as: , ,

ARITA 400project: Celebrating the 400-Year Anniversary of Arita

ARITA 400project: Celebrating the 400-Year Anniversary of Arita

Commemorating the 400-year anniversary of Arita porcelain’s foundation, the ARITA 400project celebrates the traditions and techniques that have been refined over its long history in the town of its origin, Arita, in Saga Prefecture, Japan.

 

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The 'Wrong for HAY' collaboration debuts at the 2013 London Design Festival with its inaugural collection

The ‘Wrong for HAY’ collaboration debuts at the 2013 London Design Festival with its inaugural collection

 

This year’s London Design Festival in September will see the debut of a new creative collaboration between London-based designer Sebastian Wrong and Danish design manufacturer HAY.

 

Called ‘Wrong for HAY’, the collection comprises lighting, furniture, ceramics, glassware and textiles, and, under the creative direction of Wrong (former design director at British design brand Established & Sons) it “draws upon [London's] creative energy, eclecticism and talent to explore new working relationships, new products and new markets”.

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Interior design of Cité de la Céramique by A+A Cooren, photo: Lorenz Cugini

Interior design of Cité de la Céramique by A+A Cooren, photo: Lorenz Cugini

The interior of the Galerie de Sèvres – Cité de la Céramique in Paris, part of the French national ceramics museum, was recently redesigned by A+A Cooren design studio.

 

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'We all contain things' ceramic vessels by Derek Wilson

‘We all contain things’ ceramic vessels by Derek Wilson

‘We all contain things’, a series of ceramic vessels by Derek Wilson, is one of several works by more than 30 Irish designers and craftspeople on show at the Justus Lipsius Building in Brussels, the headquarters of the Council of the European Union, as part of a showcase for the best of Irish craft and design.

 

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Thu 7.2.

‘Taped’ coffee cups by Studio PS (NL)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 07.02.2013 - Tagged as: , , , ,

'Taped' coffee cups by Studio PS

‘Taped’ coffee cups by Studio PS

A colourful collection of porcelain coffee cups by Studio PS offers an unusual tactile experience, a surface relief that resembles layers of tape.

 

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The bold ‘Frame’ collection by Ceramiche Refin and STUDIO FM Milano

Following years of important projects with the protagonists in design and architecture, DesignTaleStudio, Refin’s creative ceramic laboratory, has chosen to hand this new project to a team of professionals experienced in visual communication and graphics, a skill that, finally, is receiving the recognition it deserves in product design. Hence, the collaboration on the Frame collection with STUDIO FM Milano, a Milan-based agency specialising in graphic design, corporate design and publishing, an agency that loves to experiment by combining architecture, design and art…

 

read more about this collaborative collection on Architonic

 

Chairs by Hun-Chung Lee

 

R 20th Century Gallery distinguishes itself from other design galleries through its very specific thematic design exhibitions with extraordinary, rare and very well researched objects. From March 6th through April 28th, the most outstanding works of Hun-Chung Lee will be on show at the R 20 gallery space in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York.

 

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Casalgrande Old House by Kengo Kuma and Associates; photo by Marco Introini

Following his large-scale porcelain ‘Casalgrande Ceramic Cloud’ installation, the Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has recently realised this conversion of a typical, brick farmhouse into a light and airy exhibition space and an archive for the Italian ceramics manufacturer Casalgrande Padana. Completed in July 2011, the 470-square-meters building is located on company’s production site, in the countryside near the norther Italian city of Reggio Emilia. (more…)

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