Paolo Salvadè


Bench made from a single block of aromatic cedar with its sculptured shape inspired by the animal world.The products are made from completely natural leather and hand-finished without the addition of any treatment. Movements, cracks and changes in the appearance of the wood are intrinsic characteristics of these items and result from the natural settlement and diverse environmental conditions.


Paolo Salvadè


Born in Cantù - (Como), where he currently lives and works, he conductsprimarily an activity of industrial design in an area where working with metal, wood, upholstery and new technological or traditional materials is part of the environmental DNA.

After graduating, he matured the almost twenty-years professional experience in a well known design studio interacting with leading furniture brands. In 1997 he opened a studio of industrial design as a freelancer and worked with major companies in the sector, following all the steps, working in the industrialization of products and objects also focusing also on planning and organizing the setting.


Wood and finishes
Cedar Sanded
Cedar Vulcano

data sheet

Natural Living

Each purchaser that buys a Riva 1920 product will receive as a gift a small plant, upon request, to return the favour to nature that originally produced the wood used for the production of the piece of furniture purchased.


Picture is for presentation purposes only, therefore it could be not perfectly representative.
Packaging in wooden crate has been replaced with packaging in recycled carton for a lower impact on the environment.

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