PARIS, France (AVING Special Report on 'MAISON&OBJET') -- <Visual News> Gaia&Gino(www.gaiagino.com) presented its optical crystal vase collection 'Twisters' at Maison&Objet 2008 in Paris, France.
Twisters designed by Arik Levy. Arik Levy said "Twisters is a collection of vases celebrating the notions movement, reflection and optical illusion. The sun turns around and the nature follows, the Twister rotates on its axis creating endless amount virtual surface. Twisters also expresses infinity and continuation and for these reasons they are hypnotic."
Gaia&Gino lines are available in style-savvy stores worldwide, from Milan to Beijing: Barneys, Fred Segal, Moss NY, MoMA, SFMOMA, Fitzsu in the United States; Silvera, Colette, BO+, Printemps Design in Paris; 10 Corso Como in Milan; Vitra Design Museum in Switzerland and Germany; Selfridges, Conran Shop, Kelly Hoppen, Mint and Paul Smith in London; Lane Crawford in Hong Kong and Beijing; Villa Moda in Kuwait.
Since its debut in New York in 2004, Gaia&Gino -named for founder Gaye Cevikel's nickname and her dog Gino- has distinguished itself with quirky, innovative and unusual products and earned a reputation as one of the international design scene's most promising young brands. The company's commitment to excellent design, to integrating fresh concepts into everyday home life and to creating eye-catching objects within a traditional context, has resulted in successful partnerships with some of the world's foremost design influentials.
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