Posts Tagged: Glass

Lasvit Captures Birds into Glass

LASVIT has created glass sculptures swirling down to the floor of the Grand Plaza Mövenpick Media City in Dubai. Sometimes fascinating things happen without us noticing, like when a seagull swoops down to pick up its food from the water. Only someone manages to capture this in nature, but now you can watch it over and… Read More >

17 October 2019

Futureglass showcases the Construct Multi-Piece Conference Table

Futureglass is pleased to announce its new Construct Multi-Piece conference table. This elegant glass table transcends the traditional function led office brief, and is a stylish asset to any workplace. [Futureglass have a BCFA Product Finder Page] The innovative and versatile frame system accommodates a wide variety of glass table tops, and as standard is… Read More >

19 September 2019

Lasvit 2018!

During December we are celebrating the past year and looking towards 2019.  Glass experts LASVIT have a mission to transform glass into breathtaking light and design experiences and during the past year they have certainly exceeded their goals!  Read about 6 of LASVIT’s 2018 projects below. Bellagio Hotel in Shanghai The art-deco interiors of this luxury… Read More >

20 December 2018

Magic with Molten Glass and Moulds

In honour of this month’s themes of process and wood, BCFA member Lasvit have allowed us to explore the process behind making of their lighting – without wood you would not have the amazing collections Lasvit offers today. We also show you their Moulds collection by Jan Plecháč and Henry Wielgus, a perfect example of the wooden form required to make… Read More >

10 September 2018

Roman’s elegant new vintage inspired Victoriana bath screen

BCFA member Roman, leading international shower designer and manufacturer, has introduced a vintage inspired bath screen to their Victoriana collection. Roman’s collections include shower enclosures, bath screens, wetroom panels, walk-in enclosures, solid surface fabrication and shower trays. Being in the industry for over 31 years, they pride themselves in the fact that their foundation is… Read More >

24 August 2018

The ever-flowing history of paint

Like many of the materials we’ve already focused on this year, paint is another that we have a very deep connection with as a species. The early origins of paint takes us back 100,000 years, when Ochre was used to make a paint-like mixture to adorn the walls of caves. Since its inception, paint has… Read More >

31 July 2018

Neverending Glory Small by Lasvit

One of Lasvit’s bestsellers the ‘Neverending Glory’ is now available in a charming smaller option… The designers Jan Plecháč and Henry Wielgus sketched the shape of these chandeliers by rotating the silhouette of beautiful theatres around the world on their own axis. “The idea of Neverending Glory collection came to us when we realized how… Read More >

12 July 2018

Materials: A Clear View Of Glass

Whilst it’s difficult to accurately date the moment of creation of glass, like last months material of focus ceramic, the substance that we look through, onto and swipe on a daily basis is a truly ancient human invention. The 2 are closely related, sharing very similar constituent parts and production methods, as well as exuding… Read More >

8 May 2018