The Strips Sofa is from one of Arflex’s most iconic collections and integral to the brand’s history. Designed in1968, it was awarded the prize Compasso d’Oro and it is displayed in several museums in the world. Its modularity enables endless configurations, resulting in being awarded the Compasso D’Oro prize and display in various museums around the world. Available as a sofa, a bed or a sofa bed, Strips is characterized by fully removable quilted covers.
A doyenne of Italian design, Cini Boeri is known for an array of lively products and projects. She graduated from Politecnico di Milano in 1951 and spent over a decade working with Marco Zanuso before forming her own architecture and industrial design studio in 1963. The curved-glass Ghost chair, designed in 1987 in collaboration with Tomu Katayanagi for FIAM Italia, is a global design icon. Another standout is the modular Strips collection that Boeri designed for Arflex in 1972. The sofa series, featuring a removable quilted cover, was awarded the illustrious Compasso D’Oro prize in 1979. Over her career, Boeri has produced pieces for a number of other leading brands including Artemide, Knoll, and Magis.