Antrei Hartikainen designed Verso salad servers for the design competition organized by Serlachius Museums and Mänttä Craft’s Center in Finland. Salad servers were chosen as a winner and they became items of merchandise for the museum shop. Sculptural Verso salad servers combine the crafts, wood producing possibilitys and recognizable design. Antrei explain that the design reflect the inner growth, stimulated by dining pleasures and art experiences, which always develops into something new and inspiring.
With a 45 degree slopping bottom, the regular glass divides into two triangular sections. When the glass cup is filled with water, the top section becomes a water prism allowing sunlight passing through to project a “rainbow” on table. This design intends to encourage people to find, observe and create the beauty of nature in life. Further more, it can touches your heart with an unexpected beauty in such a fast-paced society in China.
Jobs display cabinet allows you to see things from another point of view, removing barriers to provide new experiences for operators and customers. Jobs is innovative in its construction and concept: the first showcase in the world without stand. All functions are condensed in 16 centimeters. It has strong character but is also a very discrete object that can fit anywhere. Jobs can display any type of food product, allowing for quality preservation, visibility, and total control of performance. Jobs can be easily guided and remote controlled on tablet with Upper app. In one word: flexibility.
The Diamond Wine Trivet's construction in white oak is a modern reminder of the barreled aging process that transforms mere fruit into the nectar of the gods. It was created to cradle numerous bottles safely and be easily moved with its host. Also designed with scaling and multi-function in mind, it can be used to beautifully display and layer bottles on their side as wine is meant to be stored, or spread them out for display and selection.
Teanocchio is a tea infuser inspired from puppet and made of stainless steel and covered by chrome plating, aims to change tea preparation and makes teatime events more delightful. Adding some fun and sense of nostalgia about old plays while preparing tea, makes an interesting user experience and causes user feels that he is making alive the character while drinking.