Coexisting in the Sand project are characteristics that are hard to combine in a single chair: refined aesthetics, great comfort, lightness and sturdiness.
In the precious leather or hide covered versions, advanced production technology is perfectly blended with the inimitable skilled man labour. Light, stackable, available in outdoor version: besides being ideal for domestic use, Sand is also perfect for public settings. Stacking chair with or without armrests, die-cast aluminium frame. Fibreglass reinforced polypropylene seat and back in the colours: white, medium grey, anthracite, red, bulgarian red, turtle-dove, sand. Lacquered frame in the same colour as seat and back, lacquered arctic grey or in the finishes polished aluminium, lithium, matt ossidiana and polished ossidiana. Lacquered versions with polypropylene seat and back also for outdoor use. Also available with leather, eco-leather, cow-hide, cuoietto or fabric cover. Spacer for linking in transparent polycarbonate. Stool (not stackable) has the same characteristics of the chair.
Archirivolto was founded by Claudio Dondoli and Marco Pocci as an industrial design and architecture studio. Claudio and Marco, during their study in Architecture in Florence, creates with some friends a group of experimental theater. Continuing their partnership, they choose to deal set of design: the interest in theater strongly influences the setting of the new studio: creativity, sense of reality, respect and attention for the public. The design for Archirivolto is beauty, harmony and freedom: it cannot be bound by strict predefined rules or exist such as a privilege of a social and cultural elite. The designer has a duty to create a universal beauty and bring the design to a growing number of people. The research of materials and processes, focused to achieve maximum results in a quality/price ratio, it’s the one of the main activities of the studio. The design district of Archirivolto is based in the Tuscany’s heart, the land from which they daily takes inspiration.
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.