Conceptualised and produced by graphic designer Alessandro Poli and architect Francesca De Giorgi. The duo have been designing lampshades since 2007; utilizing vintage fabrics, army blankets and antique velvet theatre curtains to create contemporary forms using traditional methods .
Certain collections include artistic commissions by those whom they collaborate with. ‘My Grandma was a punk’ was a collaboration between Servomuto, FUCKS$MILE (illustrations) and Gienchi (studs). The ‘Lucky Garden’ Series displayed the ironic photograph of Miguel Figueroa.
Milan Design Week 2011 – Negri Firman Pr and Communication
Heavy Cotton at Palazzo Brioni 2011 – Milan
Milan Design Week 2010 – Via Ventura
My Grandma was a Punk at DAAD – Milan
Degni di nota at Zirkumflex – Berlin
Week-end Contemporaneo at Galleria annamaria Consadori – Milan