To envision resting in a meadow under the stars, free of walls and ceilings, on a bed whose exact, encompassing shape recalls that of an elegant pergola.
Dehors appears like a geometrical arrangement, like a soft volume formed by wrought iron pieces.
He has twice received the ADI Compasso d’Oro Award (together with Giulio Iacchetti in 2001, with Moscardino for Pandora Design; in 2014 with the Sfera series of manhole covers for Montini).
In 2008 he founded TobeUs, a brand of wooden toy cars handcrafted in Italy. Over the years he has received other prestigious awards such as the Wallpaper Design Award (2008), the Premio dei Premi per l’Innovazione of the Presidenza della Repubblica Italiana (2012) and the Good Design Award (2015, 2021). In addition to his work as a designer, he is a lecturer, art director and architect.
The structure is made up entirely of contours: a hypothetical space with no bounds, where it is possible to envision ever-changing surroundings while feeling safe for a peaceful and restful sleep.
The wrought iron features that outline the bed are defined by overlapping curves that cross in the top corners, and the composition is relatively simple to put together and dismantle thanks to a system of turned joints.
It is crafted from 17-millimetre circular tubing and is painted twice for a high-quality, long-lasting finish. The headboard is cushioned.