Interview with Laura Azzalini by
Friday, November 27th, 2020
Tamy Emma Pepin
Old films are remastered in 4K. Best-selling books are republished with fresh forewords. Classic albums are rereleased with updated cover art. Laura Azzalini, founder of Reixue, reissues vintage furniture and design objects with a new context: the world today.
As the divide between creation and curation continues to collapse, the 28-year-old design enthusiast and curator culls furniture from history to renew our interest in what is already there. She considers it sustainable creation.
I asked myself if it was sustainable to be designing new products. And if I did, could I even contribute something that hadn’t been done before?
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