GLAS ITALIA furnishes the headquarters of the italian team at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games
By FEDERICA LUSIARDI - February 5, 2018
Glas Italia – a leading company in the production of furniture, doors, wall partitions and accessories in crystal glass – is official supplier of “Casa Italia”, headquarters of the Italian olympic team during the XXIII Olympic Winter Games 2018, taking place from February 9th to 25th in South Korea.
cover: Casa Italia, the lounge area.
Hosted by the “Yongpyong Golf Club”, center of the Olympic ceremonies and competitions, “Casa Italia” is aiming to enhance and promote the Italian excellence not only in sport but also in art and design. The products of Glas Italia’s collection have been selected for the majority of the rooms: at the entrance there are “xxx”, the low tables designed by Johanna Grawunder, in the lounge area the low tables “Fountain” by Tokujin Yoshioka, in the relax area the low tables “Soft” by Nendo and “Twinkle” by Chiara Andreatti. In the ‘Azzurro Lounge’, dedicated to the italian team, is showcased the “Bent Glass Bench”, realized in transparent extralight glass, designed by Naoto Fukasawa.
Glas Italia, ‘Fountain’, coffee tables by Tokujin Yoshioka and (right) a detail of the low table XXX designed by Johanna Grawunder.
Casa Italia, the entrance and (below) the ‘Azzurro Lounge’ with the “Bent Glass Bench” designed by Naoto Fukasawa.
Glas Italia, “Bent Glass Bench” (left), and the coffee tables “Soft” by Nendo, chosen to furnish the relax area
Photos courtesy of Glas Italia