NEW Gaya fireplace. Designed by Roderick Vos. Manufactured by Safretti BV.
These wall hanging “fire boxes” are fueled by bioalcohol. The wall mounted units are designed to not put out heat, but is rather for the effect. They have various sizes and shapes...as well as free standing models, which you can put anywhere.
Linear Burner System. Manufactured by Spark Modern Fires.
Spark offer vent-free or direct vent models
The following photos of the Ecosmart Fire shows some great examples of customized "surrounds" or ready made. The concept of the fire box, is just that. You can purchase the box kits if you would like to design your own "surround" or select from the growing number of styles that are offered. Depending on the design, you may use single, double, triple, or ribbon style fuel boxes. This is where you can get real creative... it can be as traditional or contemporary as you want. You can also retro fit it into an existing fireplace opening.
Westin Resort & Spa
Now... take the concept of the "fire box" and add one fantastic designer and you have the creations of Elena Colombo! She takes the fire bowl, fire wall, fire box, to a whole new level... please take a look at her website photos. She has merely taken the fire box concept and turned it into art.
Simple, Pure, and absolutely Beautiful!