Simple Chair/ 2010 design JoeVelluto (JVLT) / Eddy Antonello
A sturdy, stackable chair made of rotomoulded polyethylene and suitable for outdoor use as it has a drain hole, which can also be used as a grasp point to move it around easily. “Simple Chair” in an archetype chair that fits perfectly into public and domestic, indoor and outdoor spaces.
JoeVelluto (JVLT) is an industrial design and communication studio. In 2002 presented the “RosAria” project, a disposable rosary produced in bubble wrap – today part of the permanent collection at the “Neue Sammlung” in Munich. In 2005 presented the book “Salefino: new flavors from Italian design” edited by Abitare Segesta. From 2006 JoeVelluto looks after the setting projects for “Pitti Uomo”, “Pitti Bimbo”. In 2006 founds with Cristina Morozzi the “National Italian Design” that subsequently will develop the “Coincasadesign” project. In 2008, “Saver” – the universal shower diffuser for PET bottles produced by Coroitalia, is pointed out for the ADI Design Index. Since 2005 Andrea and Sonia Maragnot have given lectures, tutoring, and conferences for some of the most well known Italian universities such as: Scuola Politecnica, Naba, Istituto Marangoni, and SID from Padua.
Eddy Antonello was born in Vicenza in 1982. In 2005 graduated in indutrial design and started a collaboration as a designer with the JoeVelluto studio, following projects of industrial design as well as related to communication and setting. In the meanwhile Eddy works also as pattern maker developing industrial products, interior and entertaining set projects and providing his tecnical and stylistic consultancy. He has been awarded with several national and international awards as “Andreu World 2005”, “Idee per la luce 2005”, “Idee per il mobile 2006”, “Living in the box”, “Fiat500 want you”, “Re-Invent”. In 2006 and in 2007 his works have been displayed at the “Asap Store” in Milano, on the occasion of the Opos competitions “Transformer” and “Vecchio/Old”.