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Design by Jakob Wagner.
By Menu A/S.
Regardless of whether you are planning to drink wine tonight or within the next couple of days, the Wine Runner ensures perfect storage and presentation of your noble drops. The flexible Wine Rack in slip-resistant synthetic black rubber and stainless steel can be placed on any level surface and functions as a secure base for three bottles. You can naturally also use the Wine Runner for long term storage, and if you stack the bottles on top of each other, there is easily space for six bottles. The advantage of the horizontal position is, of course, that the cork is kept moist.
Material(s): Synthetic rubber, stainless steel
Dimensions: 11" L
Designer: Jakob Wagner
Jakob Wagner was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 1963 and received his first design degree in his home town. After attending several international schools he graduated from the Art Center in Montreux, Switzerland, with a degree in product design in 1992.
He immediately set up his own studio in Copenhagen and for the first 5 years of his career he worked with sports and professional equipment for clients such as Porsche and Pioneer. Though, gradually he gained interest in objects for the home. On his design philosophy, Jakob says: "I often try to create a kind of balanced tension between opposite qualities in the object. I play with static versus dynamic expression, symmetry versus asymmetry, masculine versus feminine, organic versus geometric, etc. This challenges our senses, makes an object come alive and touches us emotionally."
In 2003, he was awarded The Danish Arts Foundation Three-Year honorable Bursary. Jakob's work is often part of exhibitions in Scandinavia and around the world, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, where he had his first object included in the permanent collection in 2006. In autumn 2008, Jakob won the award as Denmark's "Best Designer" by one of the leading interior magazines.View other products by Jakob Wagner
Manufacturer: Menu A/S
Founded in 1976, Menu A/S is a Danish design company that believes in making design matter. Original, passionate, and responsible, this creative company delivers high quality designs that genuinely make a difference, evoke true feelings, and combines do-well with do-good. Menu A/S is obsessed with clever solutions and functional details, and creates innovative, unique products while remaining true to the Scandinavian simplicity and timeless aesthetics for which they are known.View other products from Menu A/S