The thick layers of the large Circoli bird are revealed the beak and the tail, an astonishing display of interwoven white and clear glass. The depth of this black bird is breathtaking in its paramount design and display of light.The many layers of thick glass make this bird substantial in weight, a characteristic that, for some, is somewhat surprising. The smooth and sleek lines of the design will draw its admirer in and is awe inspiring.
Each Vigna Bird is individually handcrafted by master glassblowers at iittala’s renowned glassworks in Nuutajärvi, Finland. The time-intensive process of forming, cutting, and polishing each bird showcases the skill of these craftsmen.
First founded as a glassworks company in 1881, iittala is now a leading company in modern Finnish design producing a range of dinnerware, glassware and art pieces. You’d be hard-pressed to find a Finn or fan of Finnish design that doesn’t recognize the iittala logo, designed by Timo Sarpane... More iittala
An Italian artist and jewelry designer, the work produced by Giorgio Vigna are touched with beauty and precision. Highly symbolic, Vigna is compelled by the tension of opposites and his pieces are focused on the convergence of the imagination and reality. His professional accomplishments in... More Giorgio Vigna