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The creative genius of Carlo Scarpa
From the creative genius of Carlo Scarpa, the renowned Venetian architect and designer of the 20th century, emerges a unique collection that masterfully blends his deep connection with art and innate design prowess. From architectures to glassworks, Scarpa has shaped his journey with an unmistakable style that combines a love for materials, meticulous attention to detail, and a skillful synthesis of Wrightian and organic aesthetics.
Born in Venice in 1906, Scarpa left an indelible mark on the world of furniture, collaborating with prestigious brands such as Venini and Cassina. His career, adorned with awards and accolades, is punctuated by iconic works like the renovation of the Ca' Foscari University, the Canova's Gipsoteca in Possagno, and the renowned Olivetti Store in Piazza San Marco.
Each piece in the Carlo Scarpa Collection narrates the story of a master of restoration and innovation, where Venetian tradition harmoniously merges with modernity. Discover the timeless elegance of tables like Doge, Orseolo, Delfi, and the Rialto bookshelf, created in collaboration with Cassina. Explore private villas in Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia, tangible evidence of his artistic sensibility and attention to historical context.
Join us in celebrating Carlo Scarpa's extraordinary legacy through this exclusive collection. Each piece is a work of art that transforms space into a unique experience, enriching your environment with the timeless vision of an Italian design master.