Enzo Mari: Giglio Letter Opener

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Enzo Mari: Giglio Letter Opener
Danese, Italy.

Giglio Letter Opener: designed by the multi-talented Italian designer Enzo Mari for Danese Milano, Italy. Enzo Mari is a master of Italian design and this stainless steel letter opener was designed in 1985 and re-editioned in 2019. This minimal modernist letter opener is the perfect desktop tool for the home office or the business. The aesthetic quality of the Giglio Letter Opener is unmatched. It is also surprisingly comfortable to handle. Enzo Mari's Giglio Letter Opener is presented in a classic Danese gift box. It makes a great functional gift idea too!

Enzo Mari was born in Novara in 1932, and is one of the most authoritative exponents on the Italian design scenario. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Milan. His work was exhibited in a number of editions of the Venice Biennial and the Triennial of Milan. His work involves design with focus on research, projects in graphic design, product design and exhibition layout. In 1971, he took part in the exhibition "Italy: The New Domestic Landscape" organized by MOMA of New York. He won three Compassi d'Oro (1967, 1979, 1987). His work is on display at the National Gallery of Modern Art in Rome, at the Modern Museet in Stockholm, at the Stedeljik Museum in Amsterdam, at the Muse du Louvre in Paris, at the Kunstmuseum in Dusseldorf. He teaches at Isia in Florence and at the European Design Institute in Milan.

Material: Polished harmonic steel

Dimensions: 11" l x 2.3" h to 1.18" w

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