Franco Raggi for Cappellini “Elba Lunga” Chaise, curved ash-wood back with platform pierced through. Original buffalo hide leather back cushion and seat in fabric. Superior comfort! Franco Raggi, born in 1945, is an Italian architect and designer renowned for his innovative contributions to the fields of architecture, urban planning, and industrial design. With a career spanning decades, Raggi has left an indelible mark on the design world through his avant-garde approach. He is celebrated for seamlessly blending elements of technology, sustainability, and aesthetics in his projects. Raggi’s works often display a harmonious coexistence with their surroundings, whether in urban landscapes or interior spaces. His architectural philosophy reflects a deep respect for the environment and a commitment to functional yet visually striking designs. Raggi’s legacy continues to inspire aspiring architects and designers to push the boundaries of convention and create impactful, forward-thinking solutions for the built environment.