Design / Industry / Architecture / Partnership

Apollo: Purposeful Ease

Posted On: 18 Dec 2019   |   Posted By: Cereal

Maxalto has carved a path at the forefront of furniture design for almost five decades, from Afra and Tobia Scarpa's iconic objects in the 1970s and 80s, to Italian architect and designer Antonio Citterio's reinterpretation of modernism from the 1990s to the present day. The collection derives its name from the Venetian, massa alto , meaning ‘the highest', and is dedicated to the principle in every regard, whether in the quality of its materials or the precision of its designs.
Having received a number of accolades for his work in the industrial design sector, Citterio is noted for his ability to incorporate architectural qualities into furniture design, often integrating traditional techniques and craftsmanship with modern shapes and materials. The designer's latest addition to the Maxalto collection is Apollo , a series of three sofas, including a reconceived chaise longue with a low-slung backrest and floating base, upholstered in a soft, stone-coloured raised stitch.
Citterio drew inspiration for the...

Continue reading ...

 








Man Utd 'new Lionel Messi' transfer, Chelsea £15m agreement, Arsenal...

Man Utd 'new Lionel Messi' transfer, Chelsea £15m agreement, Arsenal, Liverpool latest

Express Sport brings you all the latest gossip and rumours from the Premier League and across the world with Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal, Barcelona and Real... Read more ...

Inside Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock's engagement to footballer Andre Gray

Inside Little Mix's Leigh-Anne Pinnock's engagement to footballer Andre Gray

Leigh-Anne Pinnock has got engaged to Watford star Andre Gray on their fourth anniversary and it was a romantic end to a celebratory day - here's how it went down Read more ...

Emotional Ben Shephard 'sends love' to Kate Garraway after she's pictured crying

Emotional Ben Shephard 'sends love' to Kate Garraway after she's pictured crying

Good Morning Britain's Ben issued an update on co-star and friend Kate's husband Derek on the ITV news programme today Read more ...

Donald Trump Brands People Protesting The Killing Of George Floyd 'Thugs'

Donald Trump Brands People Protesting The Killing Of George Floyd 'Thugs'

Donald Trump has lashed out at crowds in Minneapolis protesting over the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police custody, calling demonstrators “thugs”... Read more ...

Twitter responds to Trump executive order on social media calling it a...

Twitter responds to Trump executive order on social media calling it a 'reactionary and politicized approach to a landmark law'

Twitter responded to President Donald Trump signing of an executive order that targets social media companies. Twitter was singled out in the order, after days of feuding with... Read more ...

Madonna Divides Opinion After Sharing Video Of Son Dancing To 'Honour'...

Madonna Divides Opinion After Sharing Video Of Son Dancing To 'Honour' George Floyd

Madonna has divided opinion after she shared a video of her son dancing to Michael Jackson to “honour” George Floyd, who died after he was pinned to the ground by his neck by a... Read more ...

Furlough changes: Rishi Sunak to make announcement today impacting millions

Furlough changes: Rishi Sunak to make announcement today impacting millions

EMPLOYERS face being asked to contribute 20 percent towards the wages of furloughed staff and keep paying into their pension pots from August. Chancellor Rishi Sunak is... Read more ...

Donald Trump threatens George Floyd protesters with military saying ‘when...

Donald Trump threatens George Floyd protesters with military saying ‘when the looting starts, the shooting starts'

Donald Trump wrote on Twitter ‘when the looting starts the shooting starts' Donald Trump has threatened to send in the military to help deal with protests after rioting broke... Read more ...

Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter...

Trump signs executive order threatening social media companies after Twitter fact-checked his tweets

President Donald Trump signed an executive order Thursday seeking to crack down on social media companies over allegations of bias against conservatives. The move comes two... Read more ...

French racing tips: Templegate's best bets for Friday's meeting at Bordeaux...

French racing tips: Templegate's best bets for Friday's meeting at Bordeaux live on Sky Sports Racing

BORDEAUX 3.58 CIRONA is very nicely bred and comes from a top yard and jockey for the track. With little more to go on, she gets the verdict pending market signals. Wilfried... Read more ...