b&b italia 'bunch'ceramic flower vase, available in black and white. it looks like a bunch of flowers, with the stems gathered together as if it were the perfect bouquet. the bunch vase is an ironic combination of a container and its contents inspired by the oriental art of ikebana, in which flowers and other elements of natural origin are arranged to form elegant compositions.
b&b italia 'inside'an egg with its container, a solid and a hollow part, the convexity and concavity of a hold-all container. in an elegant glossy lacquer finish, available in black or white, fukasawa presents his personal and humorous interpretation of the classic oriental theme of opposites, positive and negative, yin and yang. the container, a six-faced box with a cavity shaped like half an egg carved out of one side, is the perfect bowl or fruit basket, with a purpose that can change according to their need.
b&b italia 'joker'gold and silver leaf along with the more classic black and white are the finishings for the joker vases and bowls by nicole aebischer, distinctive in their faceted surfaces.
b&b italia 'gold collection'gold collection, three oversize objects by marcel wanders. a vase 78 centimetres tall, a stool and a bowl, all in ceramic covered in gold leaf. icons of luxury not without a certain sense of humour.
b&b italia 'loop'loop is a tray design by jakob wagner. the incorporated handle gives the impression of being sculpted from a single block of corian.
b&b italia 'outside'an egg with its container, a solid and a hollow part, the convexity and concavity of a hold-all container. in an elegant glossy lacquer finish,available in black or white, fukasawa presents his personal and humorous interpretation of the classic oriental theme of opposites,positive and negative, yin and yang.
b&b italia 'overscale candle'candles that resemble sinuous sculptures, enclosed by a neat metalframe. three available sizes, from 20 to 50cm. like a precious jewel or a rare stone, this accessory is meant to be put on display rather than lit.
b&b italia 'overscale flame'overscale candles, jean-marie massaud’s well known collection of candles supported by a metal “cage”, is joined by two large new elements, the overscale flames. these are not in wax but in opaque black ceramic, and have space inside for oil and a wick.
b&b italia 'tetra'ceramic candle holder, available in black and white. it is made of three small equal-size tubes, set at different angles and joining at the centre to support a fourth, perfectly vertical one. the object reflects the world of nature, recalling out-of-scale bird claws or roots looked at through a microscope.
b&b italia 'vertigo'the candour of corian, reduction of form, unusual nesting: these are the two trays for bowls vertigo and vertigo round by naoto fukasawa, full of poetry and spirituality.
bonaldo 'day'gino carollo plays with the repetitiveness of metal wires to turn an everyday item into a sculptural element to put on display. the day coat stand, which is made up of interwoven metal rods, catches the eye of the observer in an infinite path in pursuit of a point of departure and one of arrival. day is in painted metal, available in many colours.