Architect Marco Zanini, one of the founders of the Memphis group that designs and produces pieces which are then exhibited in museums and galleries all over the world, has collaborated with Ettore Sottsass since the Seventies and has handcrafted for Bitossi a contemporary and elegant piece.
three-tone tubular vase. hand-turned with elements cast in white clay.
matt black, green and glossy light-blue glaze.
Year of production 2004
limited edition: 299 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.