Olive

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Acquired in 2012 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
William Welch
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
MET
credit
Given by Studio William Welch Ltd
date_end
2006-04-30
date_start
2006-04-01
date_text
2006 (designed)
descriptive_line
Teaspoon from a seven piece cutlery place setting, "Olive", stainless steel, mirror finish, designed by William Welch 2006.
dimensions
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
"Olive" uses beautifully refined asymmetric lines that challenge the appearance of traditional cutlery and brings personality to the dining table. This cutlery range won the prestigious Red Dot Design Award in 2007. The Red Dot Design Award is an international product design prize awarded by the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen in Essen, Germany. There are prize categories for product design, design agencies and design concepts. Since 1955, designers and producers can apply for the prizes with the winners being presented in an annual ceremony. The number of applicants has been rising steadily. In total, the 2008 competition received more than 11,000 entries from 61 nations. There were over 3,200 submissions from 51 countries for the product design prize (with 676 winning), over 5,800 submissions for the communication design prize (with 343 winning) and 1,900 entries from 43 countries for the design concept prize (with 223 winning). Winning products are on display in the Red Dot Design Museum on the premises of the historical Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen.
id
1145217
label
last_checked
2014-08-31T21:16:14.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-31T21:16:14.000Z
latitude
52.194135
location
In Storage
longitude
-1.707269
marks
materials
stainless steel
materials_techniques
Stainless steel 18/10, forged and polished to a mirror finish
museum_number
M.32:7-2012
museum_number_token
m3272012
object_number
O1298296
object_type
Teaspoon
on_display
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
place
Stratford-upon-Avon
primary_image_id
production_note
production_type
Mass produced
public_access_description
"Olive" uses beautifully refined asymmetric lines that challenge the appearance of traditional cutlery and brings personality to the dining table. This cutlery range won the prestigious Red Dot Design Award in 2007. The Red Dot Design Award is an international product design prize awarded by the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen in Essen, Germany. There are prize categories for product design, design agencies and design concepts. Since 1955, designers and producers can apply for the prizes with the winners being presented in an annual ceremony. The number of applicants has been rising steadily. In total, the 2008 competition received more than 11,000 entries from 61 nations. There were over 3,200 submissions from 51 countries for the product design prize (with 676 winning), over 5,800 submissions for the communication design prize (with 343 winning) and 1,900 entries from 43 countries for the design concept prize (with 223 winning). Winning products are on display in the Red Dot Design Museum on the premises of the historical Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen.
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rights
1
shape
site_code
slug
olive-teaspoon-william-welch
sys_updated
2014-08-13T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
forging, polishing
title
Olive
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2006
year_start
2006