Key facts

Product:
Maui soft
Family:
Maui
Manufacturer:
Kartell
Designer:
Vico Magistretti
Architonic ID:
1177010
Country:
Italy
Designed:
1995
Launched:
2012
Groups:
Office chairs-Task chairs

Product description

Designed between 1995 and 1996, the Maui chair was the focal point of design research in the nineties and is the first of a new era of single mould seats in material that has no ribbing, tracery, metal supports or reinforcements to support the back In 2012 Kartell gave it new appeal style- and price-wise and brought it back in a fabric-covered version (Kvadrat and Trevira) – with and without casters and arms thus increasing its rich family of colours and functions, able to satisfy the specific needs in the contract sector as well as in the home. Its elegant lines and practicality make the Maui chair an extremely versatile design, just as contemporary today as yesterday.

Material: Seat and back: Kvadrat and Trevira fabric for a total of 18 colours
Frame: chrome-plated steel
Dimensions: W. 55 cm, D. 52 cm, H. 45/77 cm

Product family

Concept

Designed between 1995 and 1996, the Maui chair was the focal point of design research in the nineties and is the first of a new era of single mould seats in material that has no ribbing, tracery, metal supports or reinforcements to support the back.