Founded in 1976 in the bustling north eastern corner of Italy by a newcorner to the furniture business. Eugenio Perazza,Magis is today a giant international design laboratory that constant puts itself to the test, seeking technological sophistication an employing a highly diversfied workforce.Magis seizes the day. It embraceces the creativity of leading global designers and channels it towards objects perched on the cutting edge.
The son of an inventor and aeronautic engineer, French designer Philippe Starck was encourage from an early age to create and dream. Early in his career, he was asked to refurbish French President François Mitterrand’s private apartment at the Élysée; it was around this time that he also began designing products and furniture for leading Italian and international firms including Driade, Alessi, Kartell, Vitra, and Disform.
A self-proclaimed “tireless and rebellious citizen of the world,” Starck considers it his duty to share his ethical and subversive vision with the world.