Safilo will be taking part in the 'Interiors' section of the Salone del Mobile (furniture fair) in Milan for the first time with a special project under the direction of the architect Michele De Lucchi. The theme for 2013 is “HYBRID Architecture and Design.” For Safilo, De Lucchi designed a structure in natural pinewood with openings and external plaster bas-reliefs. The reliefs depict faces, hands and noses, created by the traditional Milanese workshop of Fumagalli and Dossi. Each cast also bears a pair of glasses, creating a contrasting unsettling effect . Read more.