longframe chaise lounge

longframe chaise lounge

Design Alberto Meda, 1992
Aluminum, steel, PVC, kevlar
Made in Italy by Alias

The Frame collection is characterized by PVC covered polyester mesh, with a structure in extruded aluminum and stove enameled die casting components. Compromised of an array of products, each designed differently to combine comfort and function, Frame is a successful collection which over the years has become an icon for other collections.

From 1973, Alberto Meda was the technical manager of Kartell, responsible for the control of the furniture and plastics laboratory equipment. In 1979 he started as a freelance industrial designer for various companies. His designs are part of the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art of Toyama and since 1994 The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Included in the Design Collection; "Light light " chair 1987 , "Soft light "chair 1989, "Longchair" 1991 by Alias , and "On-Off "lamp by Luceplan 1988.

The distinctive structure of Frame is used again for the elegant longframe chaise lounge. Ideal for relaxing moments in a resort, health spa or home, this piece would enhance any environment, yet also providing well-being and comfort with a practical and elegant design.

The Longframe chaise is available with or without armrests and offered with a chromed, polished or stove enameled aluminum frame with PVC polyester mesh and black kevlar bracing wire for a sober and informal style.

32.3" h | 57.5" d | 21.3" w | seat: 16.5" h

$1,654.00 + free shipping in the continental U.S.
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Alberto Meda

Alberto Meda (b. 1945) of Lenno, Italy studied Mechanical Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano. From 1973 he was the technical manager of Kartell, in charge of the development of projects of furniture and plastic laboratory equipments. Alberto Meda came to design from engineering, bringing with him a pragmatic mind, and an attention to details as well as formal concerns. His applied-science background gave Meda the recognizable stamp of elegant simplicity, in designs that are at once modern in form and organic in feel. His work caught the eye of Rolf Fehlbaum, the chairman of the Swiss manufacturer Vitra, who commissioned the Italian engineer to design a chair, and beginning a collaboration that continues to this day.
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