Get to know the Mario Bellini sofa and more elements that are part of the Modernism movement.
According to Britannica modernism was a “break with the past and the concurrent search for new forms of expression. It fostered a period of experimentation in the arts from the late 19th to the mid-20th century, particularly in the years following World War I”.
Modernism arises when an artist from different areas got tired of the current style – at that time – outdated, so he decides to create elements that expire the visionary and future appearance that they were looking for so much.
It has been a well-loved and influential movement in the art, design, and construction industry. Modernist furniture has particular characteristics that make the pieces stand out from the rest, these characteristics include clearer looks with minimal embellishments, clean lines and geometric shapes, straight lines, warm neutral colors, use of metal, and more features that make the furniture modern is distinguishable from others.
Let’s start with one of the elements that converted into a very demanded furniture due to its unique design, comfy look, and high-quality cushions, the Cameleonda sofa o Mario Bellini sofa.
Click to see the description of the Camelonda sofa replica and more pieces in the next chapter.