The music of shape and the design of sound are created in the M. Liminal model, designed by NYT Line and Philippe Gendre for Italian piano makers Fazioli. Just as consonance and dissonance are organized in music, M. Liminal's shapes and colors are combined in asymmetric but orderly designs.
Inspired by the sea, the shape of the side evokes the profile of a wave while the black-silver color that of a dolphin. The red of the soundboard and black of the cast iron frame filter through the transparency of the plexiglas music stand.
The M. Liminal in situ:
The Fazioli Company has produced grand and concert-grand pianos since 1981, when the company was founded by pianist and engineer Paolo Fazioli. Each instrument is individually handcrafted combining high quality materials with the finest workmanship and technology.
The Fazioli factory is located in Sacile, 60 Km (35 miles) northeast of Venice in the northeastern part of Italy. The area is renowned for an ancient and prestigious tradition in woodworking.
Fazioli Pianoforti s.r.l.
Via Ronche, 47 - 33077 Sacile (PN)
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