The unique launch of Arthur Casas furnishings at Miami’s Espasso showroom throughout Design Miami 2022 was as cool and picked up as his distinct architectural fashion.
‘Carlos Junqueira, is the one associate that would carry my imaginative and prescient to life so authentically,’ says the architect of the São Paolo native and founding father of Espasso, with whom he shares a long-time partnership. Internet hosting showrooms in New York, London, LA, and Miami, the design gallery and retailer has led the best way in selling Brazil’s wealthy design globally, with furnishings, artwork, and design objects, usually unavailable outdoors of Brazil.
Arthur Casas furnishings with Espasso: the Tapajós assortment
The subtle shapes, clear natural strains, and impeccable craftsmanship of the brand new Tapajós assortment cement Studio Arthur Casas’ ‘balanced modernist and up to date method,’ all reflective of Brazil’s design heritage.
With punchy names, just like the Ayahuasca sideboard, the Jambu desk, the Victoria Amazonica espresso desk, and the Xamã eating desk, Casas pays homage to the Amazon rainforest, the place he’s been absolutely immersed within the area’s distinctive tradition while working with the Amazon Science Museum.
The furnishings’s heat pure tones, easy wooden end, and hints of sunshine outlining its all-around tender edges is straight-up seductive. The collaboration encompasses a gravity-defying desk and eating desk with cantilever corners that observe kind and performance by permitting extra consolation and chair entry, with out dropping their class. Additionally on this sequence, is a heavy-bodied sideboard of Amazonian grandeur with a fragile floating facade formed in a rounded profile, and a sculptural flower-esque espresso desk expanded over a stemmed base; all extremely engineered items that attract the viewer with their elegant flirty curves.
The night time additionally noticed the preview of the brand new guide, Arthur Casas: Structure (printed by Rizzoli), accompanied by the classical Bossa Nova sounds of acclaimed pianist, Marcelo Bratke. The guide, to be launched in 2023, comprised of large-scale pictures – by famend photographers Fernando Guerra, Ricardo Labougle, Filippo Bamberghi, and artist Mauro Restiffe – presenting 20 of the studio’s most celebrated tasks, together with furnishings, interiors and structure from world wide.
Casas’ inventive versatility is clear in his oeuvre – ‘to design a constructing or a chair is identical precept that merely leads to expressing the identical aesthetic language.’ In his work, each element is taken into account, from the overarching idea to the smallest of furnishings and finishes.
The Miami showroom, centred by a phenomenal open courtyard full of bushes, additionally exhibited black and white prints of Casas’ structure by photographer Mauro Restiffe. It was a superbly curated night celebrating the vivacity and tradition of Brazil – from music and artwork to timeless design.
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