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Niccola

Niccola Chair, 1992
Zanotta Spa, Italy

Designer
Andrea Branzi

Material
Steel, polyurethane, leather or Alcantara

 

Niccola is a chair designed by Andrea Branzi in 1992.

Since the 1980s, Branzi has been advocating a post-industrialist approach which maintains the importance of design for the individual. Although far removed stylistically from his earlier "neo-primitive" style and borrowing references from the Modern Movement, the "Niccola" is fundamentally a Post-Modern design.