jasper morrison defines ando's glass with slight side inclination
 
jasper morrison defines ando's glass with slight side inclination jasper morrison defines ando's glass with slight side inclination
oct 17, 2014

jasper morrison defines ando's glass with slight side inclination

jasper morrison defines ando’s glass with slight side inclination

 

 

 

 

‘ando’s glass’ was born out of koichi ando’s desire for ‘simple glasses that can be used on a daily basis‘. thus, the owner of japan’s ANDO gallery approached jasper morrison — known for his simple and elegant portfolio of products — to respond to his wish. morrison developed two versions of ‘ando’s glass’ — short (S) and tall (T)variations — that are characterized by the slightest inclination on the side of the vessels. both the ‘ando’s glass S’ and ‘ando’s glass T’ are each realized by artisans who hand-blow them piece by piece into a mold, in an atelier located in old town tokyo. jasper morrison’s ‘ando’s glass’ design was included in the TOP 100 listing of the 2014 japan good design award.

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‘ando’s glass’ packaging

 

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‘ando’s glass S’ and ‘ando’s glass T’

 

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the ‘ando’s glass’ vessels are each made by blown by hand by artisans

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