November 2016

The Big 5 in Dubai, the largest construction fair in the Middle East, surely is a privileged place for introducing the new Olivari proposals. In the edition of this year we have focused on the Guilloché decoration: not a new handle, but a new way of working on the handles, never done before, and borrowed from the high jewelry sector....

An eccentric anthology — Eccentric is a research project promoted by Olivari focusing on the expression of surface values. With these Notebooks, the company intends to look beyond its own lines of production with the idea of forging an ever-stronger bond between the experiences of design and manufacturing. Hence the name “eccentric”, meaning located outside of the center. ...

Guilloché is a decorative engraving technique done with special machines that, guided manually, generate a precise, intricate and repetitive pattern on the base material....

The event ended yesterday was a truly extraordinary edition for Olivari. An interesting path between architecture, poetry and research. In an elegant and metaphysical atmosphere, with the arches creating the ideal scenery to communicate the Company's philosophy and introduce two new products result of excellent collaborations....

Goodbye to the world’s architecture queen. Zaha Hadid, architecture protagonist and superb interpreter, passes away leaving a deep and indelible mark in the contemporary world. In 2004 she was the first woman winning the Pritzker Prize. ...