Suzanne Ciani and VAVA have teamed up to develop a capsule collection of eyewear, inspired by Suzanne's passion for the Buchla and quadraphonic soundscape exploration. The collaboration with the musician, pioneer of the 70's electronic genre, is born to highlight the lInk between cultured electronic music and design. The collection, made in Germany, and crafted using sustainable , bio-based 3D printing techniques, features bold geometric elements that draw inspiration from Buchla's intricate design and layout.
The CL0020 style perfectly captures the retro-futuristic aesthetic of the iconic electronic instrument. The clean lines, sharp angles, and bold design of this model all draw inspiration from the intricate and innovative soundscapes that Suzanne has created with the Buchla over the years.
About Suzanne Ciani: Born in Indiana, United States, with roots from Italy, Suzanne Ciani is a five-time grammy award-nominated composer, a neo-classical recording artist, and an electronic music pioneer who found early success in the '70s by creating various special electronic effects on the Buchla, a modular synthesiser, like platinum-selling Meco's Star Wars, sounds for the Xenon Pinball machine, becoming the first human female voice in a game. Suzanne also provided voice and sounds for Coca-Cola's pop-and-sour sound and a lot of more famous sounds that we hear in day-to-day life. Giving her the title: "Diva of the Diode". Having released over 20 solo albums, Suzanne Ciani has a creative career full of movement and and respect for the sound, making her one of the most creatively successful female composers in the world and receiving the Independent Icon Award, that recognizes artists who have contributed to the exploration of sound in popular music and beyond.
3D-printed frame made with high quality polyamide bio-based powder, made from castor oil
solid black frame
corner cap combinations: each frame comes with corner caps in 6 colours