for B&B Italia Outdoor
Elevate your outdoor seating experience with the luxurious Fat-Sofa designed by Patricia Urquiola for B&B Italia. This masterpiece of design plays with volume and shape, offering comfort and style to your outdoor living space. The metal frame is woven with tortora-colored twisted polyethylene fiber, creating an intricate pattern that highlights the interplay of positive and negative space. The generously upholstered base contrasts beautifully with the airy backrest, while the rounded silhouette of the seating area creates a welcoming and distinct space to enjoy nature’s beauty.
Experience the comfort and sophistication of this exceptional outdoor sofa, part of B&B Italia’s Quick Ship Program, for easy and fast delivery. Please refer to the spec sheet to the left for quick-ship details, or contact us at 800.886.0867 for more information.
World-renowned designer Patricia Urquiola has already left a profound mark on the industry, and her prolific career is still catapulting ahead at full-speed. The Spanish designer’s eye for brilliant color and striking, sinuous forms turns her furniture, product, and interior designs into instant hits. Her expert understanding of composition, material, and form has garnered her commissions from the world’s most esteemed manufacturers, including Agape, Alessi, B&B Italia, Bisazza, Flos, Foscarini, Glas Italia, Kartell, Kvadrat, and Moroso. Pieces like her amorphous Bend sofa for B&B Italia reveal her talent for creating instantly eye-catching furniture that is also extremely inviting and human-centric.
Urquiola was born in Oviedo, Spain, and lives and works in Milan. After her schooling, she served as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Milan Polytechnic. During this time she also led the product development department at DePadova, where she designed alongside Vico Magistretti. She opened her own studio in 2001.
In 2015, she was named the art director of legendary Italian house Cassina, where she has worked to resurrect the brand’s expansive archive and transform its flagship stores to reflect the more than 90-year-old company’s modern vision. She also produces designs for a wide range of global clients.