Marco Zanini

Marco Zanini

 

Among the last designs from Memphis’s final year, when members began to explore alternatives to the high color, exuberant style of its early collections. Marco Zanini’s broadly proportioned Roma chair is cast in a single piece of fiberglass. The designer’s main contributions to the group were in the fields of ceramic and glass, and Roma has something of the feeling of a tabletop item scaled up to functional size.