In Greek, kairos means the right point, right place, right time, right measure. This concept inspires the work of Studio Kairos, founded in 1980. Kairos works in industrial design and development and in building and furnishing.
Studio Kairos is: Massimo Bonetti, born in Turin in 1949, engineer; Giuseppe Manente, born in Mestre (Venice) in 1947, architect; Abramo Mion, born in Mirano (Venice) in 1951, who studied both architecture and engineering.
The firm has won numerous awards, from the Compasso d'Oro in 1984 to the Milano Office Design award of 1991.