The canopy serves as a kind of minimal architecture gathered around a couple. This bed gives measure to the space and is a three-dimensional representation of the sense of a bond.
The base of the Tresca bed is formed by U-bent wrought iron tubes that are grouped together in pairs at the corners to form the feet. Within them, a third, narrower tube reaches up and generates the canopied parallelepiped.
He graduated in Industrial Design at the Faculty of Design of the Politecnico di Milano.
Since 1998 he has worked as an industrial designer, while experimenting also graphic and exhibition design. His projects received prestigious international design awards. In 2011 he won the Compasso d’Oro ADI Award with the Frida wooden chair by Pedrali. He developed projects for several companies, notably: Abet Laminati, Ballarini, Casamania, COOP, Desalto, Flou, Fontana Arte, Foscarini, Land Rover, Normann Copenhagen, Olivetti, Palomar, Pedrali, Pircher, Steelcase, Toshiba, Vibram, Victorinox.
Born in Brescia, he graduated in Industrial Design at the Libera Accademia delle Belle Arti di Brescia / LABA.
In 2015 he won the 2nd Design Award Contest organized by Riva 1920. In 2018 he started a 4-year collaboration with Odo Fioravanti as a product designer. In 2019, he received the Honorable Mention at the Cristalplant Design Contest. From 2021 to 2022 he was the art director of Alpi with Odo Fioravanti Design Studio. Since 2023 he has been the artistic director of Alpi
The frame is crowned with a profile that wraps around the bed and provides a loose outline.
The headboard, made with sheet metal, has an original round perforation in the mesh that provides exactness and a geometric feel to the appearance of the bed.
The uprights and upper element are composed of 21-millimetre round tubing, while the base is built from 33-millimetre diameter curved and connected The bed is painted with a double coat for a high quality and resistant finish.