Teapot by John Pawson

The tableware collection for When Objects Work (2005–ongoing) began with the idea of equipping a refectory with a set of implements and vessels appropriate to the functional and aesthetic needs of a monastic community. Earliest of the pieces shown here is the cutlery set, augmented by the steak knife, which, along with the salt and pepper pots, creamer, sugar bowl and teapot, was added later.

📷 John Pawson: Anatomy of Minimum