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Mascheroni artistic manufacture

Mascheroni, along with manual skills, use only high-quality materials: a file of wood of valuable breeds, a natural skin of special manufacture šŸ˜‰

“The craftsman isn’t ever following a single line of instruction. He’s making decisions as he goes along. For that reason he’ll be absorbed and attentive to what he’s doing even though he doesn’t deliberately contrive this. His motions and the machine are in a kind of harmony. He isn’t following any set of written instructions because the nature of the material at hand determines his thoughts and motions, which simultaneously change the nature of the material at hand. The material and his thoughts are changing together in a progression of changes until his mind’s at rest at the same time the material’s right.”

“Sounds like art,” the instructor says.
“Well, it is art,” I say.

Admirers of Mascheroni classic furniture are admirers of classical style with luxury elements in furnish.

Caimi: 60 years of innovation

The professional career of Renato Caimi matched with an impressive spirit of continuity, is emblematic of the history of the Italian lightweight industry, due to Caimi’s ability to merge creativity, experimentation and technological innovation.

Established in 1949, today Caimi is one of the leading manufacturers of design oriented furniture and accessories for office and contract furniture market. Listen to the movie-interview to some designers who worked for Caimi

The philosophy underlying the activities of Caimi has always been based on a strong vocation for research, experimentation and innovation and derives from the wealth of technical and technological experience acquired since its foundation over fifty years ago: hundreds of patented products bear witness to the attention paid to original designs and novel projects. Caimi Brevettiā€™s products are easily recognisable; their design, technical and linear yet at the same time essential but refined conveys the concept of industrial design, combining form and function with a view to mass production based on features such as modularity, versatility, flexibility and a wise choice of materials.