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De Pas, D'Urbino, Lomazzi

by Davide Cortesi on

De Pas, D'Urbino, Lomazzi In 1967 they created a cult object: the Blow inflatable armchair for Zanotta.In 1970 they designed the Joe armchair in the shape of a...

CINI BOERI: 70s design

by Davide Cortesi on

  Biography:  Maria Cristina Mariani Dameno - called Cini by the family becauseit is the diminutive of "picinin" (little name in Milanese dialect) - was born in 1924...

GINO SARFATTI: a man of light !

by Davide Cortesi on

Biography: The eldest of three brothers, he was born of a Jewish father and a Catholic mother, in a family of the rich commercial middle class. After classical...

LA MURRINA: design glass !

by Davide Cortesi on

THE CONSOLIDATED IMAGE The island of Murano has always been, and still is, a major centre of the art of glass-making, alive with creative fervour. Unfortunately, the modern...

MADE IN CASSINA

by Davide Cortesi on

   There is no old or new museum that traces the history of design, that does not have objects, or rather masterpieces, of Cassina production in its collection....

ART NUVEAU FURNITURE

by Davide Cortesi on

... "There was once a time when everyone still appreciated the mysterious and wonderful touch of a craftsmanship, and in which imagination and fantasy entered into everything that...

ANGELO MANGIAROTTI.. A STYLE ICON

by Davide Cortesi on

Happiness comes from fairness ... ... with this sentence by Angelo Mangiarotti I want to begin this new article, describing an absolutely eclectic man and architect on the...

SPOTLIGHT ON COOKING AS IT USED TO BE

by Davide Cortesi on

It seems to have been a long time since we were locked in our house, due to lock down, and we feel a sense of suffocation at the...

SUMMER HOLIDAY 2020

by Davide Cortesi on

 HOLIDAYS ARE ENDING ..... long awaited this year! Spent them with the utmost caution, not too far from home, but above all as much as possible outdoors. This...

BOOKCASE: HOW TO FURNISH IT WITH STYLE

by Davide Cortesi on

THE RIGHT BOOKCASEToday, the modern line of furniture is inspired by the first concept of maximum functionality and practicality. The bookcase, therefore, breaking away from the stylistic rigor...