CYPRAEA: Mauritius’ energy through furniture
Cedric Lincoln and Francesco Maria Messina create CYPRAEA and Mauritian aesthetics are reflected in breathtaking furniture.
One of the companies that attracted the most attention during the Milan Design Week was a Mauritius furniture design company called CYPRAEA. Its core is to fully reflect the energy of the country, blending nature and design so as to be perfectly in harmony with a touch of
It was founded in 1974 – it is the oldest furniture manufacturing company in the country – but in 2016 a rebranding operation was carried out and it took the name of Mavenci (Maven that means wood experts and “Chi” that means energy in Chinese).
Cedric Lincoln changed
The aim is also to focus on sustainability and show how the designer’s architectural sensibility is the soul of the current furniture collection. The pieces in the collection are a mix of ethereal, fine, simple but super-cared and detailed objects. Let’s take a look at them together.
Text by Elisa Scotti