About Piero Lissoni
Piero Lissoni is an architect, art director & designer born in 1956, together with Nicoletta Canesi, Piero Lissoni opened the studio Lissoni Associati in 1986. He began collaborating as designer and Art Director with some of the best Italian and international furniture manufacturers.
The work of the studio embraces architecture, graphics and industrial design, with projects ranging from furniture, accessories, kitchens, bathroom and lighting fixtures to corporate identity, advertising, catalogues and packaging. Interior design projects include hotels, showrooms, trade stands, private houses, shops and yachts. The studio currently employs over 70 people, comprising architects, designers and graphic designers and creates solutions for well-established brands such as Cappellini, Cassina, Flos, Fritz Hansen, Glas Italia, Kartell, Knoll, Poltrona Frau and Thonet.
Porro was founded over ninety years ago in the traditional Italian birthplace of design, Brianza. Established by brothers Giulio and Stefano Porro, their first workshop was dedicated to the production of old-fashioned furniture for the newborn Milanese bourgeoisie.
Porro has easily become one of the most successful furniture design brands thanks to its dedication to sticking to their design ethos. Porro specialise in hand-made design with a keen eye for out-of-the-ordinary interpretations of wood.
Immerse yourself in Porros diverse range of interesting and timeless contemporary furniture, including the likes of the Balancing Boxes bedside table which is perfect for a stylish bedroom, or go for a more subtle approach with the Offshore bedside table.