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.
David Mellor (1930-2009), Royal Designer for Industry, was one of the best-known designers in the UK and was unusual in combining the activities of designer, manufacturer and retailer.
His great professional expertise was in metalwork, working over a broad spectrum and designing products on both a large and a small scale.
David Mellor’s own designs won numerous international awards, and in 1996 he received the accolade of a retrospective at the Design Museum in London.