Technical Info

The base is made of satined, chromed, burnished, champagne or black chromed metal. The frame is made of metal and wood with polyurethane padding covered with a protective fabric lining. The arms and backrests are of pressed polyurethane covered with a protective fabric lining and with metal inserted. The backrest version “pleasure up” is of pressed polyurethane covered with a protective fabric lining and with metal inserted. The back support is made of satined, chromed, burnished, champagne or black chromed metal. The seat cushions are down-filled with a resilient inner core. The throw pillows are also down-filled on request with upcharge. The upholstery contains removable fabric or leather covers. The service table is either made of solid canaletto walnut, canaletto walnut extra, canaletto walnut stained coffee, or solid ashwood natural, stained walnut, stained cherry, stained teak, stained coffee, stained wenge, stained ebony, stained brown or in lacquered wood white, black, lilac, pine green, salmon pink, grey-green, mocha, dove grey, with support in satined, chromed, burnished, champagne or black chromed metal.

  

Design By Antonio Citterio

For the past 40 years, Antonio Citterio has been supervising the entire Flexform collection.Antonio Citterio was born in Meda in 1950, and started his design office in 1972. He got a degree in architecture at the Milan Polytechnic in 1975.Between 1987 and 1996, he worked with Terry Dwan and together they designed buildings in Europe and Japan.In 1999, he founded “Antonio Citterio and Partners” with Patricia Viel. The firm operates internationally, developing complex long-term projects on all scales and in synergy with a qualified network of consultants. In 1987 and in 1994, Antonio Citterio received the Compasso d’Oro-ADI award. Since 2006 he has been teaching architectural design at the Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio, Switzerland. In 2008, he was honored by the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce of London, which gave him the title of “Royal Designer for Industry.”In September 2009, the architectural firm changed its name to “Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners.”