Janne Kyttanen designs for Havana Club

FOC FOR  23.Jul.2008

A selected group of one 100 artists were given free hands to play with the classic Havana Club bottle. “100 Pieces of Havana”, a special one-off show took place at London’s Dray Walk Gallery July 23 to July 28, 2008. Janne Kyttanen designed a new concept for a bottle, which gave tribute to the spirit, instead of excessive use of ice, which most night clubs focus on.

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In addition to this, an exclusive and unique cocktail sticks were designed based on the icebreaker concept. READ ON

FOC joins forces with Story UK to design for Ardbeg

FOC FOR  20.Jun.2008

Ardbeg, part of the LVMH group, is the Ultimate Single Islay Malt Scotch Whisky distillery.

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Story UK, the advertisement agency for Ardbeg, commissioned FOC to design concepts for new point-of-sale and other marketing materials for this luxurious whisky brand. READ ON

FOC exhibits at DMY 2008 in Berlin

FOC Collection  5.May.2008

FOC is invited by DMY Berlin to showcase the punchbag and roller coaster from the FOC Collection.

DMY Berlin is a contemporary design platform founded in 2003. It developed from a visionary nucleus of leading creative thinkers from the Berlin design scene, whose expertise lay in the recognition and transformation of current as well as coming trends in culture and design. READ ON

FOC does Wallpaper Handmade (on a computer) in Milan

FOC Collection  20.Apr.2008

We have a bunch of shows during this years Salone Del Mobile, Milan,…feel free to join us at any of these events, but just make sure to bring 3D glasses with you:

Wallpaper Handmade: Together with Wallpaper magazine we will have a live 3D-printing performance in which we co-create with the public. You can also bring your own 3D-files and get it be printed on one of our 3D-printers at the Brioni Headquarters, Via Gesù 2a

Metro: MM2 Montenapoleone
Opening times: 13-17 april, 10am-7pm

Skillart: Our Italian distributor, Exnovo, will show our lights, including the Palm Chandelier, at the Skillart interior store, Via Turati 6

Metro: MM3 Turati
Opening times: 12-17 april, 10am-7pm

Tuttobene: Designer Tanja Soeter, will exhibit the Reef lights and her other work as part of the ‘Tutto Bene’ exhibition, Via Maroncelli 14

Metro: MM2 Garibaldi
Opening times: 12-17 april, 10am-6pm

Triennale: As part of a Karim Rashid Retrospect by the Sole 24 ore publishing group, the Cross light will be on display at the Triennale, Viale Alemagna 6

Metro: MM1/MM2  Cadorna
Opening times: 12-17 april, 10:30am-10pm

FOC moves

FOC general  20.Apr.2008

We have moved to a new space. New address is Cruquiuskade 85-87, 1018 AM Amsterdam, The Netherlands