Coraggio in the Press

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November 1 1988

In this feature page in the style-and-home magazine Domino, the author touts the brisk sales of Linus’ furniture at Barney’s New York

Coraggio quote:

“My first pieces weren't very comfortable; but I learned to put the ornamental touches away from where the body would rest.”

May 12 1988

A nice profile by Suzanne Slesin for The New York Times.

Of Coraggio’s artworks, she writes, “sometimes tough and predatory-looking, they can also be lyrical and romantic.”

She also makes specific mention of Coraggio’s “Hammer & Sickle” Chair.

Coraggio quote:

“[some of my chairs] have got to be uncomfortable—people in New York don't sit down very long anyway.”

Click here to read article on The New York Times’ website.


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