Awarded the International Young Talent of the Year 2017 by Elle Decor, MATTEO CIBIC is an Italian trans-media artist, designer and master in luxury fun, based in Italy. He is known for his objects with hybrid functions and joyful shapes. Meet Mr. CIUCO, the dashing donkey gentleman that challenges stereotypes as it gleams in its anthropomorphous glory. A mix of humor, luxury and utility, CIUCO goes beyond furniture - a magical, sculptural object, almost life like, that makes you smile every time you glance at them. The CIUCO Cabinet has a lovable large brass donkey head that sits atop a brass and resin line shirt. The buttons are knobs to open the tuxedo revealing a spacious cabinet within. CIUCO is meticulously crafted by fine craftsman in India using a painstakingly intricate inlay technique. This is exclusively designed for Scarlet Splendour by Matteo Cibic and this midnight blue Ciuco is a Design Miami/ exclusive. Colors and dimensions can be customized in a limited way, but upon consultation/approval from the designer. Matteo is an international award-winning designer and his work is published internationally. He works indiscriminately with industrial processes and small artisans for luxury brands, private collectors and cultural institutions. Museums: Centre Pompidou (Paris), Shanghai Museum of Glass, St. Etienne Design Biennale, Biennale Internazionale d’Arte di Venzia, Museum of Contemporary Design and Applied Arts (Lausanne). Matteo has numerous Corporate clients including: Centre Pompidou, Gas jeans, HFC, JCP, La Rinascente, Lane Crawford, Miroglio Fashion Group, Moret, Nespresso, Obag, PaolaC, Scarlet Splendour, Starbucks, TIM Telecom and Timberland.
Brass, plywood, resin
width 88, depth 70, height 216 cm