"I designed this third collection during confinement. It was a coincidence that the calendar" thanks "to which I was able to take the time to reflect, then to perfect the drawing of each object that you are going to discover. I would never have believed that the thing that was going to miss me the most was going to be a tree. I dreamed during these 60 days of a large Umbrella Pine: its majesty, its curves, the deep green of its thorns, its bewitching scent. The first thing I did. When the confinement was lifted, it was to return to the house of my childhood, rue des Grands Pins in the Var region. A family house with a pink facade and green shutters surrounded by majestic umbrella pines under which we We broke gables. We pass but they remain. The house is no longer there, but they are still there. This 03 series is an invitation to contemplation, a tribute to this tree so emblematic of an art of living in the south of France. Find your pine tree, look at its summit which offer itself in the sun, breathe in at the foot of its trunk with golden bark ... so many memories are revealed in the pine forest.
The design shows what is no longer visible. "
Umbrella pine photographed by Margaux Keller on Porquerolles Island
Preliminary sketches of the Fani side table
Preliminary models of the Honorine and Panisse candlesticks
Fani side table Yellow Ocher and Pine Green
Honorine Candlesticks Yellow Ocher and Panisse Limestone Pink