Seating made using woven threads normally used for fishing nets, the designs are all different and original, like their names.
Handwoven,they are human in their perfections and flaws.
Frames are rust-proofed tubular steel and wrapped with polyethylene cord. Polyethylene cord in a range of colors is handwoven to frames in traditional Senegalese patterns. PVC glides.
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.