His expressionistic use of metals like steel and aluminium, upon meeting with Moroso, was translated into morphological experiments in the field of upholstery, which in turn brought to life products that have become design icons like Spring Collection (1991) and Misfits (2007).
Many of his works have been exhibited in the permanent collections of the Centre Georges-Pompidou in Paris, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and the Vitra Design Museum in Germany.
Works × More-So:
Ron Arad discusses Matrizia's past and design approach
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Patrizia Moroso and Ron were hosting a talk about design process at a venue during Design Miami. Little did anyone know, Ron had a surprise up his sleeve.
The audience becomes a witness of the design process, breaking the 4th wall; Ron Arad suggests an experiment and asks if they want to see him pitch a new product to Patrizia.
The response is a choral, resounding “Yes”. He then unveils his new project, to both Patrizia and the audience, Matrizia: a matrass for Patrizia...