An archetype table, 25 takes its name from the minimum thickness of the top and leg, precisely 25 mm.
The absolute essence of the avant-garde, 25 won the 2014 Compasso d'Oro design award for "the feeling of amazement this table evokes when comparing its slenderness to the considerable lengths it can achieve”.
The Italian design studio Metrica based in Milan have earned an international reputation for the unique approach to contemporary furniture design. Its services consist of a combination of Design, Product Development and Management of Business Strategy. Inspired by values as global mind-set, local codes, industrial vision, handcrafted design, it attests to the empathic design skills of Italian talent able to merge design sensibility, technical innovation and production techniques, combined with the Anglo-Saxon aptitude to apply a rigorous model of project management. Well expressed in the name is the tension between creative process and discipline, management and humanism. Metrica, under the leadership of Lucio Quinzio Leonelli and Robin Rizzini, places furniture design in a new value context resulting in a recognized global vision in creating and managing projects.The Studio has clients in Australia, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, U.K., U.S.A.
Desalto has always been an integral part of the Brianza area manufacturing tradition, stretching from the 1950s to the present day. Brianza is a special region where the masters of Italian design found a fertile environment and resolute, enthusiastic business people. Desalto founders, the Orsenigo family, are among the entrepreneurs who helped to spread, worldwide, the concept of a product based on a constant technical and technological research, aesthetically sophisticated and designed to be functional.