Candida and diaphanous the collection of sofas padded Meritalia call “Milky Way”: Evolution of a series made in 2007, are still literally filled with transparent bubble of light and pure sidereal. Forms of the old Stardust series are added here the “Globe”, the “white hole”, the “Galaxy” (still experimental setup) and many other models that follow in this project. A project to search for lightness and simplicity played elastic balance between internal pressure and dynamic loads of the body mediated by the form of the coverings.
A draft Mario Bellini evolving based on the use of substances and materials alien to the usual world of upholstery.
I ravioli air derived from the packaging sector, the lightweight mesh Stainless of filters, the tissues recycled fibers in products used for construction or for the transport technical materials are low-cost high performance couches that never cease to amaze and delight for their practical and aesthetic results.
Few think that children have the right and the opportunity to sit on chairs, sofas, chaise longue designed just for them. It is almost never a simple reduction in scale leads to acceptable results. Milky Way, a project made with poor materials and light demonstrates, however, that the reduction of scale work for children’s bedrooms.
Just look at the amazing photo Oliviero Toscani to understand that the design has now become child with Meritalia.