ts name evokes ancient Greek mythology – namely the Dryad, a tree nymph who was considered to be strong, free and beautiful. Driade was established by Enrico and Antonia Astori in 1968, which was a year driven by bursting creativity. This company is recognized for having an exclusive production: refined, original pieces inspired by beauty and the arts. Some of the most important designers around have worked in partnership with Driade: Philippe Starck, Fabio Novembre, Enzo Mari, Patricia Urquiola and Ron Arad, just to name a few. Driade defines itself as an aesthetic workshop, which designs timeless pieces for both outdoor and indoor use: chairs, sofas, small armchairs, tables, small tables, kitchens….