IDAS-(International Design Advanced Studies) Hongik University Seoul Professor Simone Carena MOTOElastico. Students: Minjung Hillary Kim, Yeseul Kim. Leo Visconti’s craft is rich with the ancient glitters of the silk road, glazed by Venezia’s glass, multiplied by Byzantium’s mosaics to twinkle with the colours of asian spices. But the interesting aspect is the fact that Leo Visconti [...]
Venetian crystal gems, unique material patented by Leo Visconti, has been reinterpreted by Marco Piva in his project XingXing – Material and Light. Extraordinary gems, individually handmade in pure Venetian crystal, exclusive design that takes form of softly domed surface creating 3D effect, catching and refracting the light and endowing with unmistakable depth.
Leo Visconti invites you to discover Venetian crystal gems in a setting XINGXING: MATERIAL AND LIGHT designed by Architect Marco Piva at Triennale Design Week 2014, Materials Village. Materials Village Triennale Viale Alemagna 6 Milan, 8th-13th April 2014 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM