Diesel - Stefano Russo

Diesel

In 2007 the launch of the collection in steel and alternative materials, combined with decisive shapes gave a strong visual impact. The collection was produced and distributed by Fossil. The collaboration with Diesel continued until 2011.








Work&Collaborations

The progressive development of man is vitally dependent on invention. It is the most important product of his creative brain. It’s ultimate purpose is the complete mastrey of mind over the material world, the harnessing of the forces of nature to human needs.

Nikola Tesla

The suitcase as a symbol of travel, of departure and of change, but also of the desire to demolish that residual monumentalità still inbred in contemporary art.

Potentia (Dynamis in greek) expresses the potential, the ability, the chance of an unrealized action. Aristotelian precepts also refer to Dynamis which means possibility. Potential is not only a mental concept, but it is the sense of being.

Stefano Russo

Each suitcase represents a story, a portion of knowledge, a part of the body, a feeling…

The inclination of the degrees by which the earth’s axis tilts in relation to the sun, the position of our heart with respect to our rib-cage. It also represents the lay-out of the eye’s medial axis and orbital axis.