martino gamper: vigna for magis
martino gamper: vigna for magis martino gamper: vigna for magis
apr 28, 2010

martino gamper: vigna for magis

martino gamper: vigna for magisimage courtesy of magis




‘vigna’ is martino gamper‘s first project for furniture manufacturing company magis. like a climbing plant, a metal-steel rod swirls to form the structural feature of this design, supporting the chair’s legs. the seat appears as if it has been woven and has been realized using double injection moulded technology using polypropylene as the medium. this process which makes it possible to have pattern in any combination of two colors.



‘vigna’ is made for indoor and outdoor useimage courtesy of magis



front viewimage © designboom



3/4 view image © designboom



the seat is realized using a bi-injection molded process making it possible to have a two-tone pattern



detail of the seat pattern

rendering of ‘vigna’


sketch of the chair’s continuous wrapping form




martino gamper’s sketches of ‘vigna’



sketch of the chair’s formal qualities

  • beautiful & functional

    Pardon says:
  • Looks a bit retro, bit bistro….

    Dr Design says:
  • I think it’s an elegant and contemporary design, perfect for modern cafés and bistros. It’s a lovely re-imagining of a familiar classic, without being too literal or predictable.

    [url=] -Kenn [/url]

    Kenn says:

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