Ad Hoc is highly versatile, making it suited to a broad range of applications.
As a modular system, it can be configured to suit individual requirements – right down to the smallest details. With individual tables or groups of tables in various sizes, it fulfils all standard office requirements. Ad Hoc High Work utilises different legs to provide new options for healthier standing work postures. Ad Hoc Executive offers elegant solutions for management, and Ad Hoc Solitaires complete the range with conference and visitor tables. The Ad Hoc office furniture system was designed in collaboration with Antonio Citterio in 1994 and has been continuously updated and expanded ever since. It is both an archetype and a classic in the area of office furniture systems. The functional longevity and economic efficiency of Ad Hoc are due to its adaptability, high-quality materials and superior workmanship, as well as its timeless expression of technological elegance.
Table Top Description: The plastic-coated particle board (MCB = melamine-coated board) is a fine particle board coated with melamine resin compliant with DIN EN 14322.
Surface: The reflection values, sheen and brightness do not exceed the threshold values recommended for standard workstations.
Safety: All corners and edges are rounded.
Antonio Citterio was born in the Italian city of Meda in 1950. He opened his own studio in 1972 and completed his degree in architecture at the Polytechnic University of Milan in 1975. Between 1987 and 1996, he collaborated with Terry Dawn to design many buildings across Europe and Japan. In 2000, Citterio and Patricia Viel formed a multidisciplinary office for architecture, interior design and graphics. The office operates at international level developing complex long-term projects in synergy with a qualified network of specialist consultants. The practice is now called “Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel”.
Antonio Citterio works in the industrial design sector with companies such as Ansorg, Arclinea, Axor-Hansgrohe, B&B Italia, Flexform, Flos, Hermès, Iittala, Kartell, Maxalto, Sanitec (Geberit Group), Technogym and Vitra. He has received numerous awards, including the Compasso d'Oro in 1987 and 1995. Citterio has been a professor at the Faculty of Architecture at the Università della Svizzera Italiana in Mendrisio from 2006 to 2016. He was awarded the title 'Royal Designer for Industry' by the London-based Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce in 2008.