Commedia dell’ Arte

Porzellan Manufaktur Nymphenburg produces exclusive editions – freely worked porcelain projects developed exclusively for Nymphenburg by artists and designers of international repute. In 2010 Wim Delvoye created a special edition figurine called “Bustelli Twisted”
(Left side; Original figurines by Bustelli “columbine” 1760/ (right side)“Bustelli Twisted”  by Willem Delvoye, 2010)
In 2008, o
n the occasion of the 260th anniversary of its foundation, Nymphenburg issued a special, fashionable, collector’s edition of Franz Anton Bustelli’s Commedia dell’Arte figurines:Bustelli_Commedia_Julia_und_Pantalone_BNM
The original by Franz Anton Bustelli: Figuren der Commedia dell’Arte; Julia und Pantalone, Porzellanmanufaktur Nymphenburg, um 1760 Bayerisches Nationalmuseum München (via)
“Julia” by Christian Lacroix, 2008, taken from rom Commedia dell’Arte, The Couture Collection. All the figurines have been redressed with new designs by contemporary fashion designers and Haute Couturiers.
(Photo by David LaChapelle)

The real world

The real world, showing it like it is in the real world:
Dorothy_0025L Casualties of War Toy Soldiers 2
we are dorothy, “Casualties of War”, Plastic moulded figurines with bases 7cm high
instructions emergency card from the  “Fightclub” book written by by Chuck Palahniuk, movie directed by by David Fincher.


A more recent inflight card from “skyjak air” by Johan Grimonprez (at Flatland Gallery)

we are dorothy, “No Globes”, Mixed media snow globe H20 x W20 x D20cm
h220623 “Mushroom Lamp”, by H220430 FURNITUREW 270 × D 270 × H 375

Table in cast iron, by studio job for the Robber Baron Collection exclusively for Moss

Eggcups/Eierbechern Prototypes


Eggcups/Eierbechern Prototypes. Eggcups as statuettes/mixed media/unique pieces by Mimi Berlin ©2010prototypes_eggcups
Eggcups/Eierbechern Prototypes are six series: Surrealist, POMO, White, Stories, Retro and Souvenir D’Amour.
Mimi Berlin designed three to four designs per series.
All Eggcups are signed and handmade with VintageDeLuxe materials such as porcelain, glass, and ceramics. See images in largers size…

We are happy to announce that all eggcups/prototypes are sold !
xoxo Mimi Berlin