Designed by Francesc Rifé, MAY chairs stand out for their versatility and its essential and elegant design.
They are manufactured with upholstered or wooden seats and backrests. The upholstered version is available in all the leathers or fabrics of the INCLASS swatch cards as well as any fabrics supplied or specified by the customer. The wooden version is manufactured in lacquered colours or in natural wood beech, oak or walnut veneers. The metallic structures are finished in chrome or polyester paint in all colours from the INCLASS colour samples. The neutral and versatile design, along with the wide range of finishes available make it an ideal chair for divers settings.
Francesc Rifé’s career as an interior and industrial designer began during his time of academic training through various independent collaborations for design studios and architecture. In 1994, Francesc founded his own design studio in Barcelona. It is currently led by a team of several professionals from different fields of design. His projects have granted him recognition worldwide and range from industrial design to interior design, both to commercial and private. His design philosophy is based on spatial order and geometrical proportions. During his career he has won several design awards such as, Contract-World Awards, ICFF Editors Awards, FAD and several ASCER awards, and was also a finalist in the National Design Awards and the Delta Awards, among others. His projects have been published both nationally and internationally in various reference books (Daab, Braun, Taschen...), magazines and also in monographic compilations containing a collection of his most outstanding works. He has been a professor at the Elisava School in Barcelona. Currently, he participates in congresses and give conferences throughout the world.