Fatto a Mano for the Future

Fendi and architects Aranda/Lasch interpret organic algorithms through craftsmanship

Technology and craft are common buzzwords these days, but the recent collaboration between Fendi and architecture duo Aranda/Lasch explores the duality with an unusual concept. Dubbed “Modern Primitives,” the project started with Aranda/Lasch’s sculptural installations based on a crystal structure and its “forbidden symmetries”, which debuted at the 2010 Venice Biennale before landing stateside at Design Miami last December. The sculptures, the result of the …

Clou de Paris Rhodium Silver Lighter

$1,300 width=”100″ height=”100″ /> $1,300 Caran D’Ache Clou de Paris Rhodium Silver Lighter This ultra sleek lighter made by Caran D’Ache is stamped and individually numbered at the base, confirming its origin and its pedigree. Available from Pianki for $1,300. width=”300″ height=”300″ /> Caran D’Ache Clou de Paris Rhodium Silver Lighter This ultra sleek lighter made by Caran D’Ache is stamped and individually numbered at …