The Seed safe has been designed by Martí Guixé. It's an object to collect the seeds and store them as if they were small and precious gold pieces.
Guixé's collection is based on new typologies revolving around the concept that objects have become tools for perceiving reality of every day, and also for communicating not only with objects, but also with other people through the objects.This object is part of Alessi home accessories series. It's in the permanent collection of MOTI - Museum of The Image di Breda (Netherlands).
Seed safe in stoneware.
Item code: MGU07
Diameter (cm): 10.00
Height (cm): 15.00
Born in 1964. Formed in Barcelona and Milan as an interior and industrial designer. In 1994, periodically working as a design advisor in Seoul and living in Berlin, he formulated a new way to understand the culture of products. Guixé started to exhibit his work in 1997, work that characterizes on the search for new product systems, the introduction of design in food ambits and presentation through performance. His non-conventional gaze provides brilliant and simple ideas of a curious seriousness. He is based in Barcelona and Berlin and work as designer for companies such Authentics, B-sign, Camper, Cha-cha, Chupa-Chups, Desigual, Droog Design, Essencial mediterraneo, Imaginarium, Isee2, Magis, Nani Marquina, Saporiti, Very Lustre. Recent publications: Marti Guixé 1:1, and Martí Guixé Cook book. Exhibitions at MoMA (New York), MuDAC (Lausanne), MACBA (Barcelona) and Centre Pompidou (Paris). www.guixe.com