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Interior Design Best of Year Product Finalist :: OFURO by RAPSEL

RAPSEL is being honored as a finalist for the 2010 Best of Year Awards.

The Matteo Thun custom designed soaking tub ‘Ofuro’ was nominated in the Bath::Fixtures category.

Interior Design will be hosting the awards ceremony at the IAC Building on the evening of Thursday, December 2nd where the “Best of Year” for each category will be announced.


Rapsel Special Events @ Salone del Mobile (RSVP Required)

Innovative Milan-based design firm RAPSEL will host three special events at the Salone del Mobile this week to include:

* New Rapsel Custom Designs at the Fair Pavilion in Milan (Hall 22 @ D23-D27)
Arne Jacobsen, Giò Ponti to Matteo Thun, Marco Piva, Matteo Nunziati, Herzog & De Meuron, DalBianco and Mario Nanni, SODA

* Zona Tortona at Stone Island – Via Savona 54, Milano

“Leggero Come…” Special press dinner created by Chef Peter Brunel accompanies the new CHEF designs for Rapsel by Marco Merendi – RSVP required pr@rapsel.it

* Wallpaper Made by Hand Exhibit & Cocktail at Brioni – Via Gesue
Wallpaper* cohosts with Rapsel at Brioni, via Gesù 2A, 20121 Milano
“Handmade in Italy” introduces ‘JOY’ a new project by architect-designers Matteo Thun & Antonio Rodriguez. (10:00am – 6:00pm)

Wallpaper Design 2010 Award to Ofuro

Wallpaper Design will celebrate a series of events across Europe in conjunction with the winners of the prestigious 2010 magazine competition. Rapsel is pleased to be among this select group. Rapsel won for the custom-designed OFURO soaking tub by famed architect-designer Matteo Thun. More information at wallpaper.com. Custom orders via rapsel.it or afnewyork.com

Wallpaper Design Award 2010 Goes to Rapsel’s Ofuro By Matteo Thun

Iconic lifestyle design publication WALLPAPER has awarded the new Rapsel Ofuro larchwood basin a coveted 2010 design award. The Japanese-inspired organic wood soaking tub is custom designed to order by Milan-based Matteo Thun, and is sold in North America exclusively by AF New York http://www.afnewyork.com