index “The handles represent the Terrestrial Paradise and the Artificial Paradise, while the vessel for the coffee represents the harmony originated by the Third Paradise”. This happens when conceptual meets Pop art: when an artist is asked to bring his idea to a coffee cup. We are of course talking about Michelangelo Pistoletto and illy, known for the artist coffee cups of its famous Art Collection. The promoter of this meeting is the Louvre: produced in a limited and numbered edition, the coffee cup Third Paradise was in fact born on the occasion of Pistoletto's exhibition Année 1 – Le Paradis sur Terre, at the Louvre museum until 2nd September.