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Designer name: Tilche, Paolo
  1925 - 2000
Paolo Tilche was born in Egypt, 1925, from a wealthy family of Italian origins, he graduated at the Politecnico di Milano in 1949 and from the subsequent years worked as architect. The '50s testify to the remarkable production of civil and industrial buildings designed by Tilche. Even today the symbol of his splendid architecture is the Hotel Raya in Panarea, a building in full compliance with the landscape. In 1955 he began to devote himself to the design and opening Arform a design store. Shop cult in Milan, which still sells objects and furniture designed by him and other international design. Tilche collaborates with major companies such as Guzzini, Olivetti, Bilumen, Sirrah, with CEdit in the tile industry and the German Blome in the field of bathroom accessories. Tilche creates objects of great success in collaboration with Ideal Standard such as the number of Conca 1963, the online health and ergonomic large that even today, with their functionality, are current. For Ideal Standard XL he designed also a complete line of sanitary ceramics characterized by elongated forms and subtle who have been awarded with the 1999 Design Plus. Paolo Tilche designed lamps for Arform, Bianchi Bilumen and Sirrah (Nemo/Cassina),


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