When I first saw the Potten vase designed by Renske Papavoine it call my attention for the nice textured surface, but when I looked closer I was pleased to discover it wasn't made of clay but of multiple layers of fabric covered with latex.
Interview: Eugeni Quitllet
When we first saw his name close to that of Philippe Starck we googled, with no luck. There was no human trace of Eugeni Quitllet and we thought, for a brief moment, that he could be an invention, some sort of imaginary alter ego created by his famously provocative partner. But shortly after all this revealed to be a product of our unquiet imagination: he is for real, thank goodness.