May. 29, 2016

p. bittner/f. keuchel/t. poitz – ‹superfest› set of glasses | wtw bad muskau | 1980/82

 


the collective of paul bittner, fritz keuchel and tilo poitz has developed this product line of stackable glassware for gastronomy use. beaker for beer and cognac were designed first. all the other shapes followed until 1982. the ‹superfest›-glassware is still quite common in some east-german restaurants. [chemically strengthened glass (cv-glas), h. 7,5-16,5cm]

Nov. 13, 2013

fritz keuchel – ensemble of ‹stella› vessels | glaswerk schwepnitz | 1974/75

 


the glass series ‹stella›, which was awarded as ‹gutes design› in 1978, was created by fritz keuchel. its unique touch received the pressed glass after a refinement process. the second step of production was the warming and deforming of the edge. [pressed glass, h. 5-18cm]