The Aria retro-futuristic lounge chair offers the perfect blend of lightness and loftiness, technological prowess and sublime craftsmanship.
While the steel frame may call to mind a typical padded armchair, laser shaping is used to create highly distinctive rhombic gaps. he frame is then covered with saddle leather in a 100% manual process.
Antonio Rodriguez was born in 1963 and he grew up in Spain. He studied in Valencia and Milan. In 1989 he founded the Estudio A6 product design firm in Valencia. In 1993 he moved to Milan, where he began working with the Taipei Design Center, Studio Matsunaga and Ugolini Design. From 2000 to 2005 he taught at the Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) in Milan. Since 2003, he has been the Product Design Manager and a Partner at Matteo Thun & Partners.