With its undefined shape Belt for Moroso is a comfortable sofa, an open-source design with knitted belts holding together the large fabric-uphosltered folded cushions. Its modular aluminium frame can be disassembled and reconfigured offering a variety of harmonious personalisations.
Padding in fire retardant polyurethane foam,
polyester fiber and memory foam chips .
Structure in aluminum extrusion, feet dye cust aluminum powder coated. Coverings in fabric only and belts always in leather Cirè.
Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo, Spain, and currently lives and works in Milan. She studied at the faculty of Architecture at the Madrid Politecnico and at Politecnico di Milano, where she graduated in 1989. From 1990 to 1996 she served as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Politecnico di Milano. During this time she has also led the
product development department at DePadova, where she designed together with Vico Magistretti. In 2001 she opened her studio of product design, display, and architecture. She has worked with leading manufacturers.
Urquiola has received prizes including Designer of the Year, Elle Decor International Design Awards, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award, and the Design Prize Cologne.