Giorgio Caporaso-X2chair Sustainable Armchair

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Interview with Giorgio Caporaso : Frank Scott: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?. Giorgio Caporaso : I was fascinated by the relation between shape, multifunctionality and material saving. Also my life-experiences influenced this project in which sensoriality is a relevant feature. .Frank Scott: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?. Giorgio Caporaso : X2Chair expresses the aim of creating a multifunctional chair easy to use. I wanted a chair with a thousand lives able to show clearly its different uses in different positions without losing aesthetical harmony. .Frank Scott: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?. Giorgio Caporaso : About one year .Frank Scott: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?. Giorgio Caporaso : Designing X2Chair has been a challenge which started from a personal need. It was not commissioned. .Frank Scott: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?. Giorgio Caporaso : X2Chair is produced by LESSMORE brand .Frank Scott: Who is the target customer for his design?. Giorgio Caporaso : Everybody who loves it .Frank Scott: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?. Giorgio Caporaso : X2Chair is a confortable chair which can be transformed in an elegant chaise-longue. Its original shape is designed not only to be pleasant but also to reach the best functionality in an eco-friendly way. Aesthetic refinement and environmental respect find here a meeting poit. .Frank Scott: What is the role of technology in this particular design?. Giorgio Caporaso : The production process of X2Chair requires a simple technology with a low environmental impact. Its production aims also at energy and materials saving. Recycled, natural and eco-friendly materials of latest-generation are also used. .

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