Buy The Best Raul Barbieri Designed Italian Furniture Online
If you are thinking of going for Italian design furniture that will add beauty and elegance to any living room, then you need to think of the furniture designs of the popular Italian designer Raul Barbieri. He was born in 1946 in Milan, Italy. He was keen in architecture and took it up in college. He completed the degree in architecture from Milan Polytechnic in 1972. Raul Barbieri was keen in industrial designing and had collaborated with a popular design collaborating studio for Oliveti during his college days. It is here that he got the chance of meeting Giorgio Marianelli and had the opportunity to start his own architecture studio in Milan called Raul Barbieri e Giorgio Marianelli Architetti studio where he mainly concentrated on industrial and architectural designs. It was from 1989 that he parted ways and started his own individual studio in Milan.
Raul has been a freelancer since 1989 and he concentrates on architecture, corporate identity and design in his own design office in Milan. It is his passion for design that had given him the opportunity to explore himself into greater depths of designing and got him the chance to collaborate with famous design schools like: the Ecole Supérieure de Création Industrielle "Les Ateliers" in Paris and the European Institute of Design in Milan. Raul has also taught design at “Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle, LES ATELIERS” in Paris and at Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan. Some of the famous names with which Raul Barbieri’s name is collaborated are: Rexite, Alivar Gallery, Magis, Acerbis International, CiDue, Zucchetti, Tronconi and Ycami.
Some of the popular furniture designs created by Raul Barbieri for Rexite are: Alex table, Alexa chair, Banco computer table, breakfast tray, Convito, Desco round glass tables, Eveline chairs, Filippo tables, Olivia plastic chairs, Poppy stools, Tender trolley, Well, Zanzibar,Zanzi swing and Zanziplano high stools. He has also designed some of the very popular bathroom fittings for Zuchetti under the brand name Spin. It was in the year 2000 hat his highly successful Spin collection was featured in the ADI Design Index and it was a major milestone in his designing career. Some of the popular wards that Raul had won over the years are as follows: Good Design Award Product: "Tender" for Rexite in 1998; XVII Golden Compass Product: "Press" for Ycami in 1994; Best of Show Product: "Zanzibar" designed for Rexite in 2001; ADI Tecnhotel Product: "Double-breasted" for Rexite in 1993 in Finland; ESPOO HELSINKI 1993 SMAU industrial design; Workspheres (MoMA) Product: "Babel" for Rexite in 2001; Salon int. Luminary Product: "Troller” for Tronconi in 1978; XIX Golden Compass Product: "Spin" for Zucchetti in 2001 and many more. He has also taken his designs, arts and architecture to various awards, museums and exhibitions.
If you are looking to buy some of the best furniture designs of Raul Barbieri, then all you need to do is to research for his products online. There are many online stores that sell some of his best award winning masterpieces online.