Da a is where heavy-duty mechanical industry meets furniture design. In this alternative to mass production, twelve designers and Italian industrial know-how face a new challenge: making home furnishings using the tools and know-how normally used to make buckets, arms and frames for earthmoving machinery.
“Da a” means from – to in Italian: a change of status. Just as water takes on ever-new forms in reaction to changes in temperature, a process intended for making monolithic mechanical components generates a new vision of design inspired by dialogue with architects.
Designed by Marc Sadler, the Rock chair represents the result of cross-fertilisation of different fields of know-how, creating a new species destined to create and recreate infinite ways of living
Steel dining table Torii has with a rich green top of enamelled Puglian malachite.
Almost transparent, the Sen-su lounge chair is a triumph of strength and beauty, typical of the da a design philosophy