Long Island Sofa by Flexform
Designer – Flexform
The LONG ISLAND sofa collection has a padded wooden structure, featuring an armrest that is slightly set back from the base. Handy service tables can be inserted, covered in cowhide, which fit perfectly into the sofa, echoing the form of the foot with their L-shaped section. With an entirely removable cover, Long Island has a substantial seat cushion and back cushions in down, with a bolster. The sofa’s comfort is enhanced by the mobile back and the many down throw cushions, for a product with a sober, sophisticated image.
Frame in wood with polyurethane padding covered with a protective fabric lining.
Seat cushions filled with down and a resilient inner core or with polyurethane and dacron.
Backrest cushions filled with down and polyester fibre.
Throw-pillows down-filled, on request with upcharge.
Feet in satined, chromed, burnished, champagne or black chromed metal on request with upcharge.
Feet covered with hide leather: russian red (5008), white (5007), olive (5006), black (5005), dark brown (5004), dark brown extra (5013), grey (5003), sand (5001), tobacco (5015). also
available in black suede (6005), dark brown suede (6004), olive suede (6003), sand suede (6001) feet 05 hidden feet.
Upholstery removable fabric or not removable leather covers.
Product fit-in backrest / service tables ottoman backrest cushion downfilled with bolster in dacron, on request with upcharge.
Frame in metal covered with hide leather: russian red (5008), white (5007), olive (5006), black (5005), dark brown (5004), dark brown extra (5013), grey (5003), sand (5001), tobacco (5015).
also available in black suede (6005), dark brown suede (6004), olive suede (6003), sand suede (6001).
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About the designer
For the past 40 years, Antonio Citterio has been supervising the entire Flexform collection. Citterio designs A.B.C., Air, Beauty, Brenda, Carlotta, Cestone, Day-Time, Eden, Evergreen, Feel Good, Filiberto, Fly, Gooplace, Grandemare, Groundpiece, Guscio, Happy, Happy-Hour, Helen, Infinity, Kid, Lighpiece, Max, Peter, Phil, Plain, Softdream, Status, Timeless, Vic, Wilson, and Wing.
Between 1979 and 1982, his work with Paolo Nava included Doralice, Magister, Pasodoble, and Ugomaria.
Antonio Citterio was born in Meda in 1950, and started his design office in 1972. He got a degree in architecture at the Milan Polytechnic in 1975.
Between 1987 and 1996, he worked with Terry Dwan and together they designed buildings in Europe and Japan.
In 1999, he founded “Antonio Citterio and Partners” with Patricia Viel. The firm operates internationally, developing complex long-term projects on all scales and in synergy with a qualified network of consultants.
Antonio Citterio is currently working in industrial design with Italian and foreign companies such as Ansorg, Arclinea, Axor-Hansgrohe, B&B Italia, Flexform, Flos, Fusital, Hermès, Iittala, Kartell, Maxalto, Sanitec Group, Technogym, Tre Più and Vitra.
In 1987 and in 1994, Antonio Citterio received the Compasso d’Oro-ADI award. Since 2006 he has been teaching architectural design at the Academy of Architecture in Mendrisio, Switzerland. In 2008, he was honored by the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce of London, which gave him the title of “Royal Designer for Industry.”
In September 2009, the architectural firm changed its name to “Antonio Citterio Patricia Viel and Partners.”