Dimensions

Width 62 cm
Depth 115 cm
Height 66.5 cm

Materials

Frame finish White
Frame material Polypropylene
Upholstery Bielastico Color Nero

Specification

Year 1969

Resources

Modular, flexible, simple and customizable: Tube is back.

The project by Joe Colombo made the history of Italian design and is part of the permanent collections of the Triennale di Milano, Moma and Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Designed in 1969, this iconic seat completely de-structured is once again contemporary thanks to next-generation production technology maintaining its original features unaltered. Components are manufactured through a rotational molding process that allows to produce hollow bodies in a single piece, stackable one on the other to avoid obstructions. Backrest and seat have the same shape and each element is interchangeable depending on the user's needs. Tubes are mounted together with fastening hooks while upholstery is available in leather or two-way stretch fabric in the following finishes by Cappellini: black, white, yellow, turquoise or orange.


Joe Colombo

He attends the Politecnico and the Brera Art Accademy in Milan. After an important experience in the informal art, he designs the X Triennale setting in 1954 and in 1956 he realizes his first building in Milano (Via Rosolino Pilo)


Cappellini faced the new millennium inextricably linked to the world of images, exploration and research.