London based Product and Interior Architecture Studio, Miminat Designs introduces the Okuta Collection as their new functional art collection. The functional art design pieces are the work of British-Nigerian interior architect and designer, Mimi Shodeinde. The Okuta Collection includes serving boards, tea sets, bowls, ceramics, decanters and jugs.
The Okuta Collection is a work of art made from a combination of wood, glass, gold leaf, brass, and ceramic. The Okuta Collection creates the perfect meeting between art and design. Pieces of raw and dark wood combine smoothly with a texture of glass and brass. While the use of gold leaf is intended to give a touch of local culture.
The Okuta Collection is handmade in Europe which combines modern European style with classic African designs. The designer, Mimi Shodeinde apply a variety of cultures and incorporated them into her designs inspired by her Nigerian heritage and her love for travel so as to produce a work of art detail-oriented.