Karim Rashid, leading figure of product and interior design, fashion, art and furniture, signs for Bitossi the Symbolik ceramics collection inspired by a combination of signs and symbols that pay homage to the iconic pieces of the Fifties and Sixties.
Totem. Cast in white clay. Consisting of five hand-assembled elements.
Glossy yellow, black, white, turquoise and pink glaze.
dimensions: H62 cm - width 21 cm - depth 8 cm
Year of production 2006
limited edition: 199 pieces
The brand: Bitossi Ceramiche, the renowned tuscan manufacturers, has been producing mid-century ceramics of the highest quality for over half a century. Since 2014 it has been included in the prestigious list of historical Italian manufactures. Tradition and innovation fuse together to create exquisite pieces that are innovative and at the same time are expression of traditional Tuscan craftsmanship. Since the 1950’s, Bitossi has collaborated with some of the most respected architects, designers and artists such as Dimorestudio, Marco Zanini, Arik Levy, George J. Sowden, Fabio Novembre, Karim Rashid, Bethan Laura Wood, Benjamin Huber and Max Lamb who have contributed to create pieces of extraordinary pathos and beauty.