Italian mosaic tile manufacturer Bisazza teamed up with Spanish designer Jaime Hayon their initially collection in their new division Bisazza Bagno, which is dedicated to the production of luxury bathroom collections. For their second collection, they teamed up with Famed Designer Marcel Wanders.
This collection recalls the glamour of the 1930s with a Scandinavian upset and feminine shapes,” says Hayon. ”The bathroom is the most vital room in the home and it must not be hidden. With this collection, it becomes an area you want to show, a place you can keep open. The bathroom becomes a stylish room, full of charm and stylishness, with a passionate identity.”
In addition to sinks, tubs and faucets, the collection will include mirrors, lighting, console tables, cabinets, shower screens and decorative accessories.
Finishes for the collection include chrome, gold, copper, white, light green, and black.
The second collection for Bisazza Bagno is an entirely different aesthetic than the initially Scandinavian influenced collection. Marcel Wanders combines modern whimsy with Baroque influences. This extravagant collections intermingles large modern soapstone bathtubs with intricately carved consoles in right Wanders make.
In Marcel’s own terms he describes the concept for the collection:
“The original concept for the collection came from a fantasy I had of taking a bath in a bar of soap. The ultimate clean! This thought I held for a long time, before Bisazza helped me realize it. Bathing, like clothing, is one of the most personal components of daily life. And interior stylishness, like all stylishness, has become a mode to evaluate the anxieties of contemporary society. The haste and fuss of ordinary life is only getting quicker and it is getting increasingly hard to switch off. People are surrounded by other people all day both physically and digitally and so I was looking for a way to offer a sanctuary from the world. I consider bathrooms to be the one interval you can be alone so I designed this collection to provide a fresh, gorgeous and solitary interval where one can focus and take care of themselves.”
While the majority of the Wanders collection is black and white, red handles provide a vibrant pop of color. The chandelier shower heads are by far the stars of this collection.
You can buy the collections from the flagship stores in Miami, LA and New York.