Cotone High Sofa
The Cotone range expands with a new comfortable high sofa that is characterized by the same distinctive frame in extruded aluminum available in four colors: grey-blue, red, champagne and graphite. This frame, seemingly simple due to its minimal appearance, actually hides an industrially sophisticated internal structure. In contrast, the soft padding of its cushions creates a welcoming nest in an open invitation to relax. The numerous combinations of the frame’s colors and the wide choice of upholstery in leather or fabric, means that a contemporary sofa can be created to satisfy all tastes. This sofa is offered as a two or three-seater sofa with an embracing high back that, thanks to an internal mechanism in its armrests, has adjustable side cushions which make it even more comfortable. The Cotone series also includes an elegant modular version with a low backrest.
Cassina Living 2019
Cassina Dining 2019
Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec are two of the most prolific and in-demand designers working today, and they continually collaborate with the industry’s leading brands, including Alessi, Cappellini, Ligne Roset, HAY, Kvadrat, and Kartell.
Since 1999, the brothers have jointly operated a Paris-based studio, where they produce office, residential, and outdoor furniture, tabletop accessories, rugs, and much more. As they help move the design industry in new and interesting directions, the Bouroullecs look to varied inspirations from the past. They have cited American designers of the 1940’s and 1950’s and Italian designers of the 1970’s and 1980’s as influences.
The duo is obsessed with material clarity, and they often rely on material to guide the design direction of the piece they are working on. For instance, their Officina collection for Magis is defined by its amazingly delicate wrought-iron supports, while their Slow armchair for Vitra features an unexpected knit sling cover. The Bouroullecs have helped shape contemporary office design with numerous products for Vitra, including flexible Workbays and high-back Alcove seating, that add privacy and noise mitigation to modern workspaces.