Furthermore, Xavier Lust very quickly made his appearance in the closed circles of the international edition. Since ‘Le Banc’ was published by MDF Italia, he has worked with this publisher, but also with world-renowned brands such as De Padova, Driade, Moroso and Extremis. In 2003, Lust received the Henry van de Velde Award for Young Talent from VIZO. His furniture is recognisable by its taut line. He moulds metal surfaces, which opens up new perspectives for urban furniture, table art, bathrooms, lighting, the upholstery of electrical products, etc. His talent lies in the way he combines creativity on paper and simulation in 3D with a subtle approach in practice.
Contemporary jewellery design is undoubtedly the result of thousands of years of craftsmanship, tradition and research. Contemporary jewellers still use the same precious metals and gemstones as their predecessors, but continue to experiment with techniques, innovate with new materials and create their own unique concepts.