jaime hayon: 40 limited edition vases for BD barcelona design
jaime hayon: 40 limited edition vases for BD barcelona design jaime hayon: 40 limited edition vases for BD barcelona design
nov 14, 2012

jaime hayon: 40 limited edition vases for BD barcelona design

jaime hayon: 40 limited edition vases for BD barcelona designimage © eugeni aguilo




as part of the ‘showtime’ collection, valencia-based designer jaime hayon has conceived of a limited edition of 40 vases to commemorate the 40th birthday of barcelona design. the hand painted pieces are one-of-a-kind items for the spanish furniture company who has a long tradition of working with artists such as juan gris and salvador dali. the edition is identified with a numbering system of black strokes against the white finished surface. faces are drawn on the top lids of the objects with protruding elements like ears to create a figurine shape. see how hayon develops his method for the anniversary below.



number 40, diameter 16cm x height 48cmimage © eugeni aguilo


production of vasesimage © nienke klunder

image © nienke klunder


jaime hayon hand painting the piecesimage © nienke klunder


inspection of quality itemsimage © nienke klunder


portrait of designer jaime hayonimage © nienke klunder


sketch by jaime hayon


showtime collection is made of monocolor and painted finishes

  • Jaime Hayon! Love his works!!


    G. C. BROWN says:
  • If he gets away with calling it ‘design-art’ you won’t like the prices. It all looks middle class pedestrian. Attractive isn’t enough if it is ‘design art’.

    Kenneth Smythe says:

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