CECILIE MANZ ON THE DESIGN
"A basket for the daily bread. Wicker has clear references to Scandinavian basket technique; wide, thin straps weaved in two directions - only here performed in a completely different material and method, - a highly durable composite moulded into its shape. The structure is light and hollow, emphasizing the direction of the individual straps."
light grey, dark grey
22 x 22 x 6 cm
€ 29 / £ 35 / DKK 199 / SEK 399 / NOK 349 / CHF 49
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graduated from the design school Danmarks Designskole in Copenhagen in 1997 with additional studies at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki; Cecilie Manz founded her own design studio in Copenhagen in 1998. Here, Cecilie Manz has established herself as one of Denmarks most prominent designers. Her work within furniture, glass, lighting and ceramics has achieved international success and is sold and exhibited all over the world.
DESIGNER CECILIE MANZ ON HER DESIGN PHILOSOPHY
I design things that have a meaning to me. My general idea is always to have a clear argument legitimizing the designs that I make. Function is essential, and if I cannot formulate a good reason for a new product, it is better to refrain from making it.
MUUTO products by Cecilie Manz:
Wicker bread basket