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patricia urquiola: clap + comback rocker for kartell
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apr 18, 2013
patricia urquiola: clap + comback rocker for kartell


patricia urquiola: clap + comback rocker for kartell

 

 

 

spanish designer patricia urquiola has presented her latest collection for kartell during milan design week 2013. the new series manifests
itself in a line of furniture with the introduction of the ‘clap armchair’, conceived for either home or contract use. available in 15 different
color configurations, the piece is constructed using nylon framing and an upholstered seat-pan.

 

 

 

 

the new collection for kartell manifests itself in a new line of upholstered armchairs

 

 

the clap arm chair is designed for home or contract use

 


red and black color combination

 

 

 

clap armchair during salone del mobile at kartell
image © designboom

 

 


upholstered fabric detail
image © designboom

 

 


patricia urquiola in a conversation with designbom in the kartell lounge on the fairgrounds
video © designboom

 

 

 the 2010 ‘comback chair’ has seen the addition of a rocking chair version. drawing reference from the furniture of
18th century england, the collaborative piece between patricia urquiola and president of kartell, claudio luti revisits
the classic windsor chair and brings it into a contemporary context using plastic materials.

 

 


‘comeback chair’ variations
image courtesy kartell

 

 

 ’comback’ rocking chair

 


 ’comback’ rocking chair in front and 3/4 view

 

 

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