ISaloni 2018: table-planet Earth by Renzo Piano for Riva1920

Continents, islands and oceans of the Earth – this idea was expressed by the famous Italian architect and designer Renzo Piano in the model of the design table Earth for Riva1920. This table was the most interesting and intricate design model at the stand of Riva1920, at the Milan furniture fair ISaloni 2018.

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

Picturesque fragments of the ancient Kauri tree look like precious relics of vanished civilizations, sealed in a transparent synthetic resin. The fallen Kauri tree trunks Riva1920 factory extracts from in the swamps of New Zealand.

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Silvio Russo

The artistic nature of the wood and the full transparency of the resin create a fantastic game of light and shadows. Just weightless wood fragments floating in the air.

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

Tubular supporting construction of the table top is intricate and reliable, legs are stable and do not creep away from table top’s gravity.

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

Italian design factory Riva1920 is represented in Russia by WWTS agency.

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

table-planet Earth, design Renzo Piano for Riva1920, photo Riva1920

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