Slide exemplifies a chair that belongs to the collective memory and makes it current. With a modern material, such as polycarbonate, it enhances the essentiality of a chromed or powder coated steel frame, characterized by its minimal shape and the attention to the details. Aesthetically refined but also practical, Slide has a handle in the back that allows for ease of movement.
Born 1952 in Bolzano, Italy. studies under Oskar Kokoschka at the Salzburg Academy. architectural doctorate in Florence in 1975 with Adolfo Natalini. moves to milan in 1978, makes the acquaintance of Ettore Sottsass and starts working in his studio. Co-founding member in 1981 of Memphis Group, the design movement that so shaped events in the Eighties.
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