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Rimadesio Showroom, Ningbo by OUTIN. DESIGN


Founded in 1956 in Brianza, Milan, Rimadesio is versed in Italian design philosophy. With over 60 years of development, the brand has been world-renowned for its craftsmanship spirits, environmental awareness and evolving productive technology, and has been continuously promoting the advancement and innovation of the furniture sector.

 

Designer: OUTIN. DESIGN

Photographer: Wen Studio


Based on the positioning, history and character of Rimadesio, OUTIN. DESIGN stimulated the band's infinite possibilities in a limited space. By breaking the boundary of perception, the design of this showroom achieved an extension across dimensions.


As a brand that produces systems for sub-dividing environments and for the architectural definition of interiors, Rimadesio blends essential Italian aesthetics and architectural concepts into its products. Its simplistic, luxury design offers functionally innovative ideas which are exclusive from an aesthetic point of view. The brand aims to develop its functional design with productive technology, and to offer high-quality products that can ensure maximum reliability over time.


In addition, commitment to sustainability and environment is inherent in Rimadesio's DNA. Taking the harmony between human and nature as one of its visions, Rimadesio adopts recyclable environment-friendly materials, precisely controls the use of plastics, and utilizes renewable energy sources.


The art of "light and space" marks a major achievement of Rimadesio. The brand's extreme interpretations of metal and glass enable light to be given full play in space, and to help divide and connect different areas and functions.


Most of Rimadesio's products are made of fine-textured materials like glass, leather and metal. As the exquisite textures and craftsmanship of those products cannot be fully shown by natural light, it is vital to apply indoor lighting. As conceiving the brand's showroom in Ningbo, OUTIN. DESIGN arranged hidden linear lighting around the products displayed, to highlight the showpieces.


As for the spatial structures, the design team applied simple and restrained expressions to create a dark-toned space to give way to the products. Without any redundant blocks or decorations, OUTIN. DESIGN purposely constructed an appropriate, calming spatial realm, to fre