Often you see very generic pictures of craftsmen, which are flat and quite basic, but Andrew Montgomery has been able to take fantastic photographs of makers in his ‘Artisan’ series.
Czech designer Rony Plesl specialises in glass, he’s been able to link craftsmanship with industrial design, making objects that will stand the test of time and reach the wider public.
The Arturo Alvarez studio have been designing and manufacturing beautiful lighting for over 20 years at their workshop near Santiago de Compostela, in the northwest portion of Spain.
Design studio Kneip, consisting of designers Jørgen Platou Willumsen and Stian Korntved Ruud, take a subject and explore it in more detail. This is a showcase of their Weathered series.
Inspired by rice fields, lakes, rivers, islands and water drops, these ceramic works designed by Finnish creative Samuli Helavuo are not only simple but are also functional.
Malfatti, which is Italian for ‘misshapen’, is a collection of functional glassware that’s made from borosilicate glass. They are not only strong, but also durable and aesthetically beautiful.