DISEGNO CERAMICA SERIE CATINO
Through this project I have tried to create a collection that could combine functionality, ease of use and a minimal aesthetic, together with details that have a nostalgia of the past. This interview is provided as it is; DesignPRWire and A’ Design Award and Competitions cannot be held responsible for the answers given by participating designers. What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work? What is the most unique aspect of your design? Among other things, this is the first time I have entered a design award competition and I must admit I am extremely pleased about winning! To be honest I do not think that I was directly influenced by a specific design or designer, though it is evident that the pure and primitive shapes that make up the series are well-known archetypes in our collective memory. How did you come up with the name for this design? Catino Bathroom Collection by Emanuele Pangrazi.
What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? You can access the full profile of Emanuele Pangrazi by clicking here. Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself? Three or four days to develop the initial concept that defines the “appeal”, and the rest of the time was spent developing the style and the technical details. I do not know, but I would say mostly the advanced production techniques and technology. The whole project revolves around the metaphor of a catino. I usually work with a pen and some Pantone to sketch the ideas and outline style, then I start to work on the CAID in order to deepen the experimentation using 3 dimensional visualization.
Why did you design this particular concept? This particular project took about a month to complete. Prices are indicative only and may vary by country, with changes to the cost of raw materials and exchange rates. I would like my projects to be like that sentence I don’t think that there has been an inspiration or a particularly well defined principle, but there have been several factors that have enabled to achieve this result.
What did you learn or how cerxmica you improve yourself during the designing of this work? What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
I simply followed the flow of my drawing without over- analyzing the process and the result turned out to be an expression of my visual experience and a vision of the world as I know it. In fact, we are facing a new typology of collection. Mainly the idea of reducing to a minimum the shape without sdrie, trying to evoke a poetic disegnk linked dissegno the actions of everyday life and caring for ourselves. A’ Design Award and Competitions grants rights to press members and bloggers to use parts of this interview.
Through this project I have tried to create a collection that could combine functionality, ease of use and a minimal aesthetic, together with ecramica that have a nostalgia of the past. I’m generally attracted to the humanist project, the impact that this has on people and what this tries to communicate.
In Italian, catino means basin or a circular water container and it was widely used during the Etruscan civilization. They exclude delivery charges and customs duties and do not include additional charges for installation or activation options.
Catino Bathroom Collection by Emanuele Pangrazi
This series is produced entirely in Italy respecting high quality standards for both the ceramic products and the accessories in solid wood.
What made you design this particular type of work? The Catino collection is produced by Disegno Ceramica, an Italian bathroom manufacturer, they commissioned me to design a new range for them. Catino Bathroom Collection by Dizegno Pangrazi.
I thank the organization of A ‘design award for having instructed me on how to improve my presentation. Among other things, this is the first time I have entered a design award competition and I must admit I am extremely pleased about winning! Certainly I understand that I work better when a company gives me “carte blanche”.
Before firing the shapes and large volume ceramics tended to become deformed due to their weight. The whole project revolves around the metaphor of a catino. Three or four days to develop the initial concept that defines the “appeal”, and the rest of the time was spent developing the style and the technical details.
Thank you for providing us with this opportunity to interview you. What has been your main focus in designing this work? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration? I think this project can be distinguished from others by a mix of interesting factors, first of all the grace of these elements which break the usual formal of contemporary bathrooms.
A’ Design Award and Competition – Interview with Emanuele Pangrazi for CATINO Bathroom collection
The collection was designed for those who appreciate the elegance of simplicity and the solidity of the materials used. Especially what did you want to achieve?
sisegno What are your future plans for this award winning design? The most striking aspect is represented by a disarming simplicity, where it plays a key role in the poetic sense of composition and balance provided by the search for golden proportions.
The sinks are deep and capacious, accessories and ceramlca recall functions which have been lost, benches made of solid wood are robust and durable, and finally the geometry is clean and well considered. You can access the full profile of Emanuele Pangrazi by clicking here. This interview is provided as it is; DesignPRWire and A’ Design Award and Competitions cannot be held responsible for the answers given by participating dixegno.
What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts? What is the role of technology in this particular cearmica According to this line of thought, I try to make sense of what I do to create the semantic relationships between shape, memory, and communication. Then you read a sentence somewhere and everything becomes clearer, because It’s the best way to explain what was just a confused idea in your mind.
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The company had to develop a good production set-up in order to make it possible. Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?
What does it mean? I went for the obvious choice. I was not given any constraints so I simply thought about what I would like to have in my bathroon and the project came about quite spontaneously.
I do not know, but I would say mostly the advanced production techniques and technology. How ceramixa did it take you to design this particular concept? You know when you have a thought in your head that you can’t quite see? I hope that this award will bring me increased international visibility, usually I don’t care much for direct marketing because I’m more focused on the project and its more operative aspect.