Florence Lounge Chair
The Florence lounge chair, designed by Gerard van den Berg, is one of Montis’ early successful creations. With updates such as a lowered back, enhanced comfort, and additional padding, the Florence armchair has been modernized to meet contemporary quality standards. The chair is in various fabrics and leather, providing versatility to suit different preferences.
Whether chosen as a spacious single-seater or part of a multi-person sofa configuration, Florence exhibits a robust, playful design focusing on extreme comfort. As a homage to classics from the 70s, this iconic piece has been revitalized for the future, showcasing Montis’ commitment to merging timeless design with contemporary appeal.
Gerard van den Berg
Plain, usually slightly curved, and yet suggestive and unmistakable forms are typical of Gerard van den Berg. The Dutch designer consciously goes for simplicity and for this very reason shows his creative ability. Van den Berg, born in 1947, studied furniture building and design at a technical college in Rotterdam. In the Seventies he founded together with his brother the Montis. Thanks to his designs the young company soon attained international recognition. His success did not stop there. After leaving Montis in the early Nineties, Gerard has worked as a freelance designer and founded and new furniture comapny Label . Over the years his work for leading international furniture companies and numerous prizes and awards testify to his creative ability. Apart from furniture, Gerard also designs lamps, exhibition buildings and interiors for companies and offices.