"Design for me means creating products that over the years will acquire classic status, becoming part of our surroundings," says Joan Casas i Ortinez, the Spanish designer of the Lucca Collection, which he created in 2003 and then expanded with the "3 Series" in 2006. As the head of the creative team at Barcelona-based outdoor furniture company Indecasa, he's spent the last 30 years designing the next generation of classic modern café and outdoor leisure furniture. The Lucca pieces, which he created with luxury hotels and cruise ships in mind, are cleanly fabricated with corrosion-resistant aluminum frames and innovative Textilene® seats and backs. This mold- and UV-resistant breathable mesh keeps you comfortable by permitting air circulation. Suitable for residential and contract use. Ships flat to save on packing materials; simple assembly required. Made in Spain.
Chair-and-a-half proportions offer a longer, wider place to relax.
"Design for me means creating products for industry, for sale, that are functional and please thousands of people and that over the years will acquire classic status, becoming part of our surroundings," said Joan Casas i Ortinez. One of Spain's most prolific furniture designers, he built an extensive assortment of classic and contemporary European café seating - DWR followers will recognize his work in the Lucca Collection, the Indecasa TB Barstool, the Elena Collection and others.