Rossana Orlandi, owner of the eponymous design mecca
SPAZIO ROSSANA ORLNDI & high priestess
of contemporary design......
always exhibits the best of the best!!!!
EXHIBITION OF NEW WORK BY PIET HEIN EEK
Seating units made from reclaimed pipes.
This collection of individual glass and metal showcases,
inspired by a vintage version,
create a single curving unit
when placed under a single piece of glass.
Collection of painted benches made from rough,
Size depends on the length of the planks.
Prototypes of vessels that were blown collectively
by three glass blowers ......
creating one object.
The original Dutch "Design God's" together........
Marteen Baas & Piet Hein Eyck.
BOTANICA, A Project by STUDIO FORMAFANTASMA
in which we are living, never took place."
The designers are "investigating the pre-bakelite period,
discovering unexpected textures, feelings,
and the technical possibilities offered by natural polymers
extracted from plants or animal-derivatives."
JAMESPLUMB, "HOME FROM HOME" Project
Objects for this project were
created during a 2 month residency,
at Spazio Rossana Orlandi,
at the end of 2010.
Hannah Plumb & James Ruessll work together,
"with the overlooked and discarded,
taking time worn antiques & cast offs
to produce one-off assemblage,
lumiares, & interiors."
NACHO CARBONELL, "HOT KETTLE TRANSFORMATION"
This collection of kettles, created in Milan during the 201 design week,
was a collaboration with Mariana Relou.
For this project "various hot kettles were transformed
with layers of pigment textures,
giving a unique, one-off finish to each vessel."
I am delighted to be a dedicated Rossana groupie .....
and I have been for a very long time!!!
Rossana's store are a visual feast & inspiration!!!
Known to be an incredible merchant and visionary ......
she works with the most innovative contemporary designers
and influences design everywhere!!!
AND ..... she's done it again this year ......