The thickest industrially Pressed glass artefacts designed and engineered to catch and refract light, and to last for ever. Press is a series of heavyweight grooved vases, bowls and candleholders made of fat, chunky coils of pure and clear transparent glass. Bold in silhouette and simple in function they are manufactured by dropping big globs of molten glass at 1,200 degrees centigrade and Pressed in two or three part iron moulds to create immediately familiar silhouettes.
Width 40.5 cm
Height 8.5 cm
The story of Tom Dixon as a brand goes beyond its conception in 2002. From studying pottery and attending art school to playing bass guitar in Funkapolitan or receiving an OBE in the year 2000, Tom Dixon has established himself as one of the most innovative British designers of the modern day.