Happy Pills

nameHappy Pills
designerFabio Novembre
product id027290
catalog id3107012
year2011
Accessory / Vase
4.5" dia. x 13"H
hand-blown Incalmo glass
$1,720

The Incalmo tecnique consists of meltin together two blown forms to obtain a single composite piece, usually with parts of different colors. This series, by Fabio Novembre, is meant to resemble pills with each color combination representing a different hormone or chemical compound contributing to "happiness" in the human body.

black/orange | phenethylamine
purple/straw yellow | estrogen
bule/straw yellow | testosterone
red/grass green | adrenaline
milk white/amber yellow | oxytocin