Shimmer Shelving Unit
About Patricia Urquiola
Patricia Urquilo first enrolled at the Faculty of Architecture at the Madrird Polytechnic, and then pursued her studies at Politecnico di Milano. Graduating in 1980, she began to work for Maddalena de Padova’s product development office and was eventually put in charge of the office. She then got involved with architectural design, showrooms, restaurants and franchising when she collaborated with the architects Renzio and Remerino. In 1996 she became head of a design group - Lissoni Associati design group.
She was awarded Designer of the Year in 2003, after having opened her own practice in Milan where she pursued her work.
About Glas Italia
Glas Italia are world renowned glass artisans with an immense passion for creating visually exciting glass furniture. The designer has blossomed from its humble roots as a glass factory in 1970 to a design titan that has collaborated with some of the most exciting designers of our time including Piero Lissoni, Patricia Urquiola and Philippe Starck. Glas Italia’s avant-garde pieces are the perfect accompaniment to any contemporary home, gifting style and life-long quality in abundance.