The veiled is a collection of tables and trays made of marble with a graphical pattern inspired by an ancient statue.
It experiments with the dichotomy between a silk and soft looking surface for a hard material like marble.
The effect of light and dark-coloured marble in stripes is both graphic and illusion, as the pattern catches your eye and invites you to touch.
The collection of tables combine contemporary techniques and aesthetics with the traditional way of making inlays.
Handmade in Carrara, Italy
Materials: White Carrara marble, Nero Marquinia marble.
Matter of Stuff is a London based creative studio and collective of manufacturers established in 2014. Co-founders Simona Auteri and Sofia Steffenoni coordinate community of designers, manufacturers, film makers and story tellers with the aim of promoting a culture where craftsmanship is at the heart of any creation.
Our work spans between design, craftsmanship, architecture, communication and art. Our core team include architects, cutting edge joinery, ceramicists, metalwork and stone facilities, glassblowers and a filmmaker. Supported by our collaborative community of creatives and makers, we can realize and curate unique and edition work that are contaminated by craftsmanship, design and architecture – be it a one off piece, an installation, or an interior space. The range of products brought together by MOS combine cutting-edge techniques with traditional craftsmanship, serving to reinvigorate the collective imagination.
Our artists, designers and fabricators expend enormous quantities of time, knowledge and expertise on the development of a finished product. Matter of Stuff website is a platform from which to share the knowledge and passion underlying the realisation of the best designs we can unearth.
Our name, Matter of Stuff, was selected to evoke the importance of raw materials that are the base of everyday objects, while giving insight into the nature of the design process. Our core values are collaboration and experimentation…