Ears Chair by Viccarbe
Designed by the versatile Piero Lissoni ‘Ears’ joins the collection with the soul of a true icon. Ears is as light in terms of materials as it is resistant to ageing. Its sinuous shapes keep intact a style capable of taking us back in time to the contemporary classics of the 70s.
Its balanced arrangement (as reduced as it is comfortable) makes Ears a perfect option for different collective and private areas: meeting points, cafes, auditoriums, waiting rooms, educational spaces, work areas in libraries or lounges.
It is possible to choose oak wood finishes for the entire product, as well as combining its oak seat and metal structure. Both versions of the chair can be complemented with distinctive armrests, designed to embrace the user.
This new chair designed by the Italian architect means going back to the roots of industrial design, a tribute to the shapes and materials that so inspired Viccarbe’s beginnings in the furniture industry.
Seat shell available in timber or upholstered in house fabric and leathers
Legs available in timber, metal in various powdercoats or upholstered in house fabric and leathers
Attached writing tablet also available.
Timber Frame: 515mmW x 510mmD x 795mmH, 465mmSH
Metal Frame: 495mmW x 505mmD x 795mmH, 465mmSHSHOW MORE SHOW LESS
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Viccarbe is a furniture design company based in Valencia, Spain, with a story based on people and their passion for creating unpretentious products with a human touch.
With the influence of the Mediterranean Sun, Viccarbe references a contemporary style of living with a wide range of products suitable for the home and workplace. It’s evident through the colours, sense of warmth and attention to detail they bring to each product.
They are distinguished by their great simplicity, representing value, innovative elegance and global brand awareness.
By manufacturing contemporary furniture developed by the most prestigious international designers, their collection is a worldwide reference for design.
They are present in more than sixty countries on five continents and they manufacture exclusively in Europe under the management certification ISO -9001 and ISO-14000.
About the designer
Piero Lissoni has studied Architecture at the Politecnico di Milano and on graduating in 1985, he begins collaborating as designer and Art Director with furniture manufacturers Boffi, Living Divani and Porro.
In 1986 together with Nicoletta Canesi, Piero Lissoni opens the studio Lissoni Associati; in 1996 they create Graph.x to develop graphic projects.
The work of the studio embraces architecture, graphic and industrial design projects, ranging from furniture, accessories, kitchens, bathroom and lighting fixtures to corporate identity, advertising, catalogues and packaging. Interior design projects include hotels, showrooms, trade stands, private houses, shops and yachts.
The studio currently employs over 70 people comprising architects, designers and graphic designers and creates solutions for clients such as Alessi,Artelano, Boffi, Cappellini, Cassina, Flos/Antares, Fritz Hansen, Glas Italia, Kartell, Knoll International, Lema, Living Divani,Lualdi, Matteograssi, Olivari, Poltrona Frau, Porro, Sabattini, Tecno and Thonet. Incursions into the fashion world involve store design and collaboration with Italian brands such as Benetton, Brosway, Gallo, Santandrea, Serapian, showrooms and corporate identity for the American designer Elie Tahari and events and beauty product packaging for Wella.