faro mini fireplace by rui pereira + ryosuke fukusada faro mini fireplace by rui pereira + ryosuke fukusada
apr 02, 2013

faro mini fireplace by rui pereira + ryosuke fukusada

faro mini fireplace by rui pereira + ryosuke fukusadaimages courtesy rui pereira + ryosuke fukusada

 

 

in a society that is increasingly individualistic and where the massive use of technology separates us, designers rui pereira and ryosuke fukusada propose an object that uses fire to bring people together. making its debut during salone del mobile, ‘faro’ the mini fireplace can be placed either indoors or outdoors through the use of an ethanol burner. produced in portugal, japan and italy using different craft techniques, materials such as red clay, hammered copper and aluminum are used to evoke reference to the traditional wood-stove oven.

 

materials: red clay, metal mesh, hammered copper and iron structure

 

 

the ‘faro’ family

 

design elements

 sketches

 

 

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    eg says:
  • Would you provide me the name of the company that made it possible?

    ANTONIO says:
  • Hi Antonio. Apart from ethanol burner that was assigned by the company Ecosmart, the product developement was suported by the designer. We are still look for a company too produce it.
    Regards
    Rui

    RUI PEREIRA says:
  • practic,,,

    kosmadopou despina says:
  • very nice!!

    juan soriano says:

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