499 Ordinal Oval Dining Table
About Michael Anastassiades
Michael Anastassiades attended London’s Imperial College of Science technology and Medicine where he trained as a civil engineer before taking a masters degree in industrial design at the Royal College of Art.
He launched his own studio in 1994 with a philosophy of a continuous search for eclecticism, individuality and timeless qualities in design. As he explored the modern notions of culture and aesthetics by bridging furniture, product and environmental design.
Cassina is an outstanding Italian furniture brand with a long history of fusing technological skill with traditional craftsmanship. They are widely recognised as the first designer furniture brand to launch what is now known as industrial design; a movement which saw architects and designers working side by side to envision fresh, functional and stylish designs for the modern home. They have worked with and helped propel the careers of designers such as Hannes Wettstein, Philippe Starck and Piero Lissoni and are known worldwide for their passionate carpentry. Chaplins prides itself on its vast collection of timeless furniture classics and current must-haves from Cassina.