Collaboration with Pianella happens as organically as design. Much of the editions to date began with a conversation and a feat for a challenge.
x Mattia Bergamo
Mattia’s heritage is firmly placed in Architecture, his father Moreno Bergamo began his firm in the 80s, setting the stage for what has developed into a lifetime career path and passion for his son. Graduating in 2014 at the Venice University with a degree in Architecture, Mattia went on to work across the field in public building and landscape design.
Sinuhe and Mattia grew up in the same region, both friends at youth and in typical Italian fashion they remain good friends today. After spending a few months together in London last year the pair considered a collaboration that worked together two contrasting styles of design. Sinuhe Pianella with his affection towards Japanese naturalism and simplicity as it manifests in the work of George Nakashima, and Mattia Bergamo's love for the modular, line, simplicity and form with reference to Mondrian and Sol Levitt..
The Shelving Unit offers three different inner options for production. Some lend to simply books others to include television sets or large ornamental features.