From December 01 to January 19 2008
Opening: December 01 2007

Prix Monica Danet / Monica Danet Awards • Créé à l’initiative de / Created by : Jean-Baptiste Danet • Direction artistique / Artistic direction : Martin Szekely • Designers participants / Designers taking part : Big-game David Dubois Adrien Rovero • Prix Monica Danet « La Liseuse » Monica Danet was the art director of Christofle for almost ten years. «Monica was cultivated and a fine observer, remembers Jean-Baptiste Danet. Fascinated by the beauty and purity of objects that have a meaning, not necessarily useful. It was in contact with designers that she lived life to the full». « She appreciated objects and their authors» adds the designer Martin Szekely, who worked with her at the beginning of the 2000 years. Monica left us at the age of 44, after a long illness. Created this year on Jean-Baptiste Danet’s initiative « the Monica Danet prize » wishes to pay tribute to Monica’s passion and determination. « I wish that this prize recalls rightly and with full of hope what this world can bring », underlines Jean-Baptiste Danet...

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Available pieces:

B Wood Work Reading Light

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