Binocle profile


BINOCLE is the office led by Italian architect Lorenzo Bini since 2011.

Born in 1971, educated in Milan and Oslo, Lorenzo graduated in 1998 from Politecnico di Milano and worked for different offices in Milan and Rotterdam until 2003 when he co-founded studiometrico, his former practice that ceased business in 2011 after 8 years of shared partnership.

BINOCLE works on the transformation of existing spaces shifting from temporary structures to permanent buildings and gardens.

Beside his professional activity, Lorenzo is teaching at Politecnico and Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti in Milan and was visiting professor at the Design Academy Eindhoven.

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Via Giuseppe Colombo 81/a 20133 Milan, Italy

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six tableaux

A series of marble tables characterised by an irregular shapes obtained by retracing details or portions of works by six different contemporary artists.

Presented for the first time in occasion of the Milan Design Week 2019 with an exhibition staged inside BINOCLE’s office, the pieces are available in the dining table version for 8 persons (scale 1:1) or in the coffee table version (scale 1:2).

Location: Milano, Italy
Year: 2019
Status: Completed
Program: Furniture
Partners: Atzara Marmi, Margraf S.p.A.
food installation: Casalinghe di Tokyo
Photographs: 1/5 Lorenzo Bini, 6/20 André Lucat