NM3

NM3, established in Milan by Francesco Zorzi, Nicolò Ornaghi, and Delfino Sisto Legnani, has rapidly risen in the contemporary design scene. Renowned for blending raw materials such as steel, marble, and glass, the studio exemplifies geometric precision and functional elegance, rooted in a modernist ethos, especially the abstract Teutonic variant, which contrasts the softer aesthetics of their academic years with the stark, minimalist lines of Ludwing Mies van der Rohe. Their focus is primarily on creating products that showcase an industrial yet refined style, true to traditional metal carpentry principles. NM3's commitment to sustainable and timeless design is evident in their innovative approach, and this philosophy has facilitated successful partnerships with globally recognized brands like Moncler, Off-White, Fear of God, and Heliot Emil, enhancing their prominence in the design world. NM3's design strategy is characterized by a profound understanding of materials and a focus on form and composition, emphasizing the extraordinary within the ordinary and the limitless possibilities of their designs, making them a distinguished and acclaimed name in modern product design.

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NM3, an innovative Milan-based design studio established in 2020 by the dynamic trio of Francesco Zorzi, Nicolò Ornaghi, and Delfino Sisto Legnani, has rapidly gained acclaim in the realm of contemporary design. Renowned for its fusion of raw materials like steel, marble, and glass, NM3 embodies geometric precision and functional elegance. Their design philosophy, deeply rooted in modernism and inspired by the abstract Teutonic variant, diverges from the soft, cozy aesthetics of their university years. Instead, they embrace the rigorous, minimalistic lines reminiscent of Ludwing Mies van der Rohe.

Specializing in the creation of products and interiors that blend industrial rawness with minimalist elegance, NM3 adheres to the stringent traditions of metal carpentry. Their commitment to sustainable, timeless design was vividly showcased in their recent collaboration with 6:AM Glassworks at Milan Design Week, featuring the "Sistema" collection, which beautifully marries their steelwork with the glassmaking traditions of Murano.

NM3's design approach is marked by a profound understanding of materials, an innovative design perspective, and a dedication to sustainability and longevity. This ethos has led to successful collaborations with globally renowned brands such as Moncler, Off-White, Fear of God, and Heliot Emil, solidifying their status in the contemporary design landscape. NM3 aims to extract specificity from the ordinary, assembling average industrial elements through common techniques to focus on form and composition. This approach highlights both the ordinary abstractness and infinite possibilities inherent in their designs, making NM3 a distinctive and celebrated name in modern design.