Kartell launches Clap, the armchair bearing the signature of Patricia Urquiola, specially designed for the contract sector and to extend Kartell’s Soft line.
- Clap comes in eight colour combinations and features seating with elegant and functional hexagonal fabric that can satisfy the most varied furnishing needs and has a very sturdy plastic frame, the result of the latest industrial technology.
Seat: fabric-covered polyurethane
Frame: batch-dyed thermoplastic tecnopolymer
- Size Description
Seating height 46 cm
Height 74 cm
Width 55 cm
Deep 52.2 cm
Weight 7 kg
Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo, Spain, and currently lives and works in Milan. She studied at the faculty of Architecture at the Madrid Politecnico and at Politecnico di Milano, where she graduated in 1989. From 1990 to 1996 she served as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Politecnico di Milano. During this time she has also led the product development department at DePadova, where she designed together with Vico Magistretti. In 2001 she opened her studio of product design, display, and architecture. She has worked with leading manufacturers. Urquiola has received prizes including Designer of the Year, Elle Decor International Design Awards, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award, and the Design Prize Cologne. Award, and the Design Prize Cologne.