Theshold standing patition

For the design of the “Threshold” screen series, Neri&Hu proposes a free-standing partition that plays with structure, materiality, and dimensionality. Infilled with various materials such as mirror, rattan and corrugated glass, the screen performs very well as a privacy layer, but its functionality goes well beyond that.




In 1947 Carlo Barassi, engineer of Pirelli, together with Renato Teani, in the financial dpt. of Pirelli, Pio Reggiani and Aldo Bai, founded the company Ar-flex (flexible furniture), that became later Arflex. They worked together with a young...