Swivel armchair with central steel base and upholstered seat and back.
The classical inspiration that characterises Kontea is conveyed in an elegant “evergreen” seat. The comfortable padded, cold foam back contains the seat that is also padded, with which it forms a pairing that can also be two-tone. Various types of covering and support solutions make it suitable for a variety of furnishing options. Padded seat and back, steel frame in the 4 legs version, central swivel base, 4 castors; cast aluminium swivel base with 4 castors and height-adjustable column; wood with 4 legs frame. / Use: indoors.
After his early experience in the design industry, linked to Industrial Design, he decided to focus on furniture and items of common use. A graduate of the I.S.I.A school of industrial design in Florence in 1968, he has taught Design at the Institute of Art and the I.S.I.A. and he currently teaches a degree course in Industrial Design at the Faculty of Architecture in Florence. He began working in design in the 70s, initially as part of ‘Internotredici’ and since 1985, independently. He has taken part in competitions and exhibitions in Italy and other countries.