Project Tatu stool and tables DesignerStephen Burks A Design with Conscience project. Steel wire is deliciously airy, visually pliant and weather resilient in brilliant modular furniture by celebrated designer Stephen Burks. Hand-woven in South Africa by artisans working closelywith the designer, TaTu meshes traditional with urbane. Coffee Table breaks down into a large tray, bowl and basket; Side Table becomes a medium tray, bowl and trash can. One piece stackable stool complements the collection providing the required seating.
Enchant, inspire and transform applies not only to the products created by Artecnica, but also a world view. In 2002 Artecnica founded Design With Conscience, a program for Artecnica to manufacture and produce products in accordance with humanitarian and environmentally friendly principles. Artecnica has invited talented designers of international fame to contribute new ideas to an everexpanding design collection and to team them with artisans in need around the world, invigorating commerce and assisting surrounding communities.
Design byTord Boontje Project Come Rain Come Shine chandelier As we are being escorted by Maria Real (better known as Tete) along with Tord on our way to the women’s cooperative of the favela of Rochinha, we pause to watch barefoot street kids dribbling a soccer ball made of rags among aheavily armed police platoon while loud firecrackers announce the arrival of the latest drug stash.
Design by - Hella Jongerius Project Beads & Pieces beaded ceramics Design master Hella is at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair intensely brainstorming over the improvements to perfect her latest design “Bowl large” when she relinquishes control and asks the artisans of Peru to add one of their designs to her ceramic floral bouquet.
Duplo regresso, primeiro porque estivémos demasiado tempo ausentes para o nosso gosto, mas felizmente porque não temos parado com tanto para fazer e em segundo lugar porque está a chegar a nova colecção da TRANSGLASS, pertencente ao novo objectivo da Artecnica "Design with conscience" também desenhada pelo Tord Boontje e pela Emma Woffenden.