In 1967, French steel manufacturer Uginox approached 5 designers to help stimulate interest in the use of stainless steel in interior design. Selected were Francois Monnet, Francoise See, Jacques Charpentier, Michel Boyer, and Maria Pergay. The result was revolutionary, carving a new path in the Modern Movement.
Having designed for both Christian Dior and Pierre Cardin, Maria Pergay arguably became the most famous member of the group. Read this exclusive interview with her at Luxury Culture
Posted by switch-smith at 6:57 PM . Wednesday, February 18, 2009