Technological lightness, versatility, innovation. Since 1979 these have been the overriding values of Alias, one of the most consolidated names of Italian design. Values that have driven the firm’s close association with some renowned designer signatures. Collaborations that have developed and grown through the years, and in the course of which, Alias has managed to reveal the peculiar talent of each designer. Conducted in an ongoing exchange of suggestions and ideas, and a constantly open-minded approach to the use of new materials and technological experimentation. All Alias products, with their highly expressive minimal style, offer solutions to the various requirements of residential, contract and outdoor applications. Products offering constant evolution to meet the real needs of contemporary living and working environments.
by Nendo - Oki Sato
The concept of twig is a seat with an aluminium base of generous proportions and legs that slant at a pleasing and dynamic angle. These aluminium tubes change material and become wood, in an organic connection with the armrests, also made of wood.
by Patrick Norguet
Kobi has taken shape as a result of this affinity. Norguet has developed a new type of chair, inspired by the tradition of iron wire chairs, coming up with an elegant and light-weight structure: highly contemporary suspended architecture.