A meta-luxury embodied by Visionnaire and Venini as a synonym of creativity with passion for beauty and savoir-faire, the new accessories capsule collection of sculptural and functional are made in materials like ceramic, stone, brass and Murano glass.
Making their debut in Milan during the 58th Salone del Mobile, the collection is taking on the form of a sociable congeries of bases, centerpieces, trays and object caddies, created by some of the most interesting names on the international design scene, including new talents like Zanellato/Bortotto, Stories of Italy, Gumdesign, Fausto Salvi, Marta Giardini, Ivan Baj, Claire Frechet, Inderjeet Sandhu, Olivia Walker, and Sara Ricciardi.
The historic glassmaker has collaborated on this capsule collection created by Visionnaire with the designer Sara Ricciardi to generate a series of prestigious vases, as individual pieces and limited editions. ‘Fauna and Metamorfosi’: a total of eight pieces driven by creativity and color, bearing witness to the characteristics shared by the two well-known brands and the versatile character of the young designer.
Eclectic and ironic, with a background of studies in Milan, Istanbul and New York, Sara Ricciardi creates products with a high level of expressive impact.
For the 2019 collection and our capsule collection of accessories – says Eleonore Cavalli, artistic director of Visionnaire – “We have decided to narrate contemporary style through a progressive synthesis of forms, always standing out for their fine workmanship and materials, but also based on light geometric lines. In this sense, one of our favorite projects is the one we have developed with Sara Ricciardi and Venini in ‘Fauna’ and ‘Metamorfosi,’ where we have literally ignited ingenuity, combining our urge to experiment with Sara’s remarkable imagination and technical ability, given concrete form thanks to the heritage of the historic Venini glassworks in Murano. This unique experience has triggered a dialogue between the two companies that share the same values of originality and craftsmanship Made in Italy.”
Starting from July 2019 the collection ?will be available for purchase via the prestigious fashion and lifestyle store? LuisaViaRoma and the Wallpaper* Store.