Luncheon Gifts for First Lady
Porcel was the choice of the 1st American Lady, Michelle Obama, for gifting her guests on her first official lunch.This project was developed a decoration, placing the inscription related to the lunch on the backstamp.
Porcel collaborated in the reconstruction of the Shrine of the Bab in Haifa (Israel), considered of "exceptional value" in the list of World Heritage by UNESCO.
It took three years of research for Porcel to develop a tile with guarantee resistance to adverse weather conditions, such as acid rain, sand storms and temperature differences, maintaining the color of the pieces.
The 12,000 pieces of 120 different sizes and shapes were coated with 26kg of 24K gold, were tested under rigorous tests which predicted a guaranteed life of 200 years minimum, higher than the original tiles, that lasted 40 years.
Citibank is the second largest bank in the United States of America, based in New York it is part of the Citigroup Fnc, the seventh most valuable brand in the world and the first in banking and investment.
Porcel produced the gifts for the celebration of the 200 years of Citibank, which were distributed in more than 120 countries worldwide, having produced about 300 thousand pieces of porcelain. For Porcel this was a detailed operation that required cared logistics, so that everyone could receive the pieces in the exact date worldwide.
With this project Porcel proved to have an excellent capacity of response, a close customer service and an accurate technical development. Together with our North American partner Mottahedeh, Porcel proved to be an international leader in porcelain solutions.
Tableware Collections for
Shapes and collections exclusively developed and produced for American client with an international brand Michael Aram
Tableware Collections by
Manufacture of dinnerware collections for Anna Weatherley
Tobacco Leaf for Mottahedeh
Tobacco Leaf collection has a high reputation in the United States of America market. Distributed by Mottaheded, the original antiques can be appreciated at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
Porcel collection Mettallic, 100% hand decorated with a unique technique developed by Porcel, was one of the curated tableware selections for the museum gift shop that had a criteria based on the uniqueness, elegance and exclusiveness of products.
In 2016, the celebration year for the 40th anniversary of the Constitution of the Portuguese Republic, Porcel was the brand responsable for the design and production of some limited pieces, the decoration was inspired by the embossing on the original 1st edition cover on the Constitution book.
This custom made sculptural piece is one of the examples of Porcel's expertise in custom made development.