Posts tagged "glass"
Handmade and small-quantity production

Handmade and small-quantity production

Carex is a brand new collection of glass vases by Cave Canem studio. The studio deals mainly in the design of glass products, perspex accessories etc. Entirely handmade, small-quantity production is the primary focus. Carex will be on display at spring Zeughausmesse fair from april 7 to april 10 in Berlin in Schlüterhof im Zeughaus...
New glass and silver by Claesson Koivisto Rune

New glass and silver by Claesson Koivisto Rune

Swedish architects and designers Claesson Koivisto Rune have recently completed work on a special collection of objects that combine the expertise of the fine quality glassmaker Lobmeyr and the exclusive metalworks of Wiener Silber Manufactur. The collection, called Vindobona, is currently on show at Liechtenstein Museum arranged as an installation in the special exhibition gallery....
Glass celebrating tap water

Glass celebrating tap water

Swedish glass designers Carina Seth Andersson and Ann Wåhlström is involved in a new interesting glass project for Stockholms Glasbruk Skansen 2010. A project celebrating the good Stockholm tap water! Two new lines for the table or the garden called Floda and Bäcka. Mouth blown and hand finished in the hot shop at Skansen, where...
Pour carafe and glass

Pour carafe and glass

POUR is a new launch by Lina Öhlund Karboub for Swedish Reijmyre Glasbruk. The design, already available as a vase, is now being completed with a carafe and a glass. POUR is a series of multipurpose glass items and, as implicated in the name (“pour in English/ “for” in French), the purpose is decided by the...
New glassware from Svenskt Tenn

New glassware from Svenskt Tenn

Svenskt Tenn has just got some new designs from the Swedish glass artists Ann Wåhlström and Carina Seth Andersson. The assignment was to combine functionality with classic yet modern forms. The vases are produced in collaboration with the glassworks Skruf and Reijmyre. Dagg by Carina Seth Andersson for Svenskt Tenn. Iris by Ann Wåhlström for Svenskt Tenn.
Senses from Sweden

Senses from Sweden

Reijmyre Glassworks new launch Senses is a concept where each glass is named by the character of the wine and designed to best enhance the experience of it. The diamond shape of the glass facilitates the “swirl” that oxygenates the wine and releases its bouquet. Together with wine expert Sverker Magnusson the designer Lina Öhlund...
Cold Cuts by Laurence Brabant

Cold Cuts by Laurence Brabant

French designer Laurence Brabant has recently presented a new project called Cold Cuts. I got some words about it: “As a glass designer I’m interested in waste. For example some years ago, I was playing with re-using recovered manufactured glass pieces to make from tumblers, plates, little dishes ….to turn them into vases or candle...
Little Heart by Etienne Meneau

Little Heart by Etienne Meneau

French designer Etienne Meneau has made a new drinking glass in a limited edition of 12 pieces. It’s called Little Heart, made of borosilicat glass and takes 20cl. If you remember my earlier post about Etienne Meneau you will probably find a clear releationship with this glass and the former carafes. tags technorati : wine...

Laurence Brabant poetic glassware

Laurence Brabant is an interesting French designer and producer of glassware. Like an illusionist she designs poetic products that in a clever way are inspired by translucency and the difference between visible and invisible. You can see some of the designs of Laurence Brabant below: Verre Rouge is a revisited wine glass with hollow stem...
Domestic appliances in Swedish glass

Domestic appliances in Swedish glass

Elektra is the name of a fictive collection of domestic appliances by Hanna Ljungström, member of the design group Lots. Elektra shows a vision for development of the Swedish glass industry. Elektra also shows a vision of how glass could turn the everyday cooking process into a sensual experience and provide enjoyment in everyday life....