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Mon 25.11.

‘Ziel’ glassware by Daphna Laurens (NL)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 25.11.2013 - Tagged as: ,

‘Ziel’ glassware by Daphna Laurens

‘Ziel’ glassware by Daphna Laurens

In Dutch the word ziel is literally translated as soul, but in Daphna Laurens’ glassware ‘Ziel’ collection it refers to the dimple at the bottom of a bottle.



Detail of ‘Stool 01’ by Daphna Laurens for Wittmann; photo by Daphna Laurens

On the occasion of this year’s edition of Vienna Design Week which took place earlier in autumn (28.09 – 07.10.2012), Eindhoven-based design duo Daphna Laurens have been commissioned by the Austrian upholstered furniture specialist Wittmann Company to ‘exchange design ideas and produce a tangible outcome, be it a product or installation.’ Following this brief, the studio have realised this striking and decidedly tangible, two-piece seating collection which was presented at the Passionwege exhibition. (more…)