BarceIona_25.02.12 Manolito & Manolita furniture and light designers, proudly present the `Gaufrette au Barcelone´ coffee- table set, made by reclaimed wood boards, picked from Barcelona´s neighborhoods and detailed with quality components. Enjoy a tasty bite of luxury!
PRODUCT: Inspired by the potential of converting the daily discarded material into ‘crisp and fresh’ piece of furniture; each table is unique, and consists of material carefully picked-up from specific households from Barcelona. Through the reclaimed material, Manolito & Manolita highlights the ephemeral and unsustainable use of mass-produced material in our environments.
The layering technique is based in the ‘Gaufrette au Chocolat’, a famous French delicacy, consisting of thin-layered ingredients, which create a solid pastry. Similarly, the tables is a robust assemble of perfectly restored, sanded and varnished wood panels, such as wood, MDF, chipboard and plywood of several thicknesses and shades.
The table is suitable for interior spaces and offered in iron or Inox fronts, in natural or in color. Every table can split in two parts, in order to be easily transportable and are tighten up by iron bars.
Materials: Reused wood panels, galvanized & polished iron fronts, inox & rubber wheels (suitable for all types of flooring)
Dimensions: 46 x 40 x 53 cm(S) 140 x 60 x 47 cm(L)
ABOUT Manolito & Manolita: M&M is a new furniture and lighting brand, established in 2012, in Barcelona, Spain. With commitment to innovation and a mission to stimulate the European furniture design, M&M is working with resources and partners, found within the region. Manolito & Manolita has been investing in craftsmanship and in detail research, as well in the aesthetic and structural qualities of the materials and the most appropriate production methods.
Each piece is a result of a conceptual approach tied with a captivating and exciting message either is about everyday materials and smart off-the-street solutions or sophisticated elaborative techniques and industrialized details.
Manolito & Manolita is Victor Gonzalez Marti and Faidra Matziaraki, both architects. Victor Gonzalez Marti is a distinction graduate from School of Architecture of Barcelona (UPC). He has been leading an award winning Interiors business, TC-Interiors, Barcelona. His projects have been nominated several times. Faidra Matziaraki is a distinction graduate from Edinburgh University, UK and holds a Master on Sustainable Emergency Architecture from International University of Barcelona. She has worked for some prestigious practices in different places in the world and also has been running her own architectural studio in Athens.
For further information please contact:
Victor Gonzalez +34 646 18 71 47 Faidra Matziaraki +34 635 80 30 44
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