“HIRACHAWAN = shallow rice bowl” are so-called contemporary rice bowl from Hakusan Porcelain, in comparison to traditional ones that are deep and narrow for keeping rice warm. Considering modern living where there is no need to worry about food getting cold as old times, ceramic designer Masahiro Mori designed them wide and shallow in order to enjoy it’s various colors and patterns.
They are perfect not only for serving rice, but also appetizer, small dishes, soup, dessert and so on. It has been awarded with “Good Design Prize” in 1993, and “Long Life Design Prize” in 2004.
Apartamento has invited 16 highly esteemed chefs and food lovers from around the world to contribute to their first cookbook:Apartamento Cookbook #1: Cakes and Desserts. The hardbound cookbook, illustrated by Oscar Grønner, features the contributors’ favourite holiday season recipes.
Featuring: Alice Waters, Carlos Yañez, Fergus Henderson, Frederik Bille Brahe, James Lowe, Jessica Koslow, Laila Gohar, Martha Stewart, Martino Gamper, Masayo Funakoshi, Nicholas Lander, Pepi de Boissieu, Pierre Touitou, Ruth Barry, Sabrina De Sousa, and Yuri Nomura
Illustrated by Oscar Grønner
First Edition: November, 2016
Edition of 500 copies
Dimensions: 170 x 240mm
Published by Apartamento Publishing S.L.