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The Rationalist PAK

The PAK bench design was inspired by the “Casa del Fascio” in Lissone, Italy. The building (picture below) was designed in 1938 by the master of Rationalist architecture, Giuseppe Terragni.

Como in Dallas

The Como Collection, designed by Italian designer, Arizona-based Antonio Larosa, was selected by the prestigious Artisan Terrace Bar in Dallas. The Artisan Terrace Bar, which looks out over the Arts District, is one of the most popular spot in Dallas, located across the street from the Meyerson Symphony Center and Winspear Opera House. Como Collection has

Italian Design in Russia

Italian designer, Arizona based, Antonio Larosa have transformed an old soviet-style building into a gorgeous contemporary and very functional showroom for kitchen producer Eurodesign

Prosecco stool

Wine meets design! Prosecco is the fun stool designed by Antonio Larosa for Sixinch. Available upholstered in fabric, vinyl or leather. Prosecco is a great product for wine bars, coffee houses, restaurants, clubs and even offices and lobbies.  Originally designed by Larosa for the organizers of Vinitaly (world’s largest wine show) in 2015, the stool

Isola

Isola is a unique, modular seating system specifically designed for public areas such as lobbies, airports, and shopping centers. The distinctive, flexible design allow for incorporation of a planter or a closed center.  Welded tubular steel frame, seat and back in high density polyurethane foam. Crafted in Italy for Benchmark Design Group, Isola is available

Steel and Furniture

The Compelling Benefits of Steel Furniture in a Commercial or Retail Setting – By Jessica Kane, guest writer. In this day and age, there exists a multitude of options available to individuals and businesses when it comes to furniture composition.  A commercial enterprise needs to seriously consider the composition of furniture it selects for its

Mebel 2017 – Moscow

Moscow, Russia, November 2017 The Booth designed by Antonio Larosa of Larosa Design for Russian based Евродизайн, received outstanding comments and admiration from the visitors attending Mebel Expo in Moscow. It was also a very successful show for Евродизайн, a manufacturer of Kitchens, kitchen components and cabinets, closets, beds, and lacquered doors/panels. Some of the

Newton @ Caesar Palace

The Newton bench, designed for Florida based Benchmark Design Group, was selected for the public space areas of the Forum Shops at Caesar Palace in Las Vegas.  The Newton collection was created exclusively for commercial spaces and it is crafted in Italy by the finest artisans. The sleek and classy design of Newton will blend

Malls and Public Spaces

Some of the furniture we designed, were selected for Malls and public spaces all over North America. Cody and Onda are sleek, modern collections…

soundesigner

Several years ago, Antonio Larosa started recording background music for his design exhibitions. After few years of recordings, Antonio decided to select some of the soundtracks to create a small project called soundesigner. The project was started to offer art and design students, schools and small companies the opportunity to use royalty-free music for their

The @ Chair (at chair)

A fun homage to our digital age and to a symbol that changed the way we live. The @ Chair is clean, fun and functional! Originally designed in 2008 by Antonio Larosa of Larosa Design for an internet cafe in Europe, the @ chair  (at chair) is now available worldwide. Bent plywood shell, lacquered or

Sustainability in Style.

Sustainable design can be very sleek and good looking. The mirror collection we designed for North Carolina based Phillips Collection is made entirely from recycled oil drums and still looks amazing! The “industrial looking” collection by Antonio Larosa, includes several designs all great for the residential or commercial applications (lobbies, hotels, restaurants, etc…). For more

Larosa: Design+Innovation

Antonio Larosa has been selected by Vinitaly to be the first designer to create a product using a brand new, experimental and environmentally friendly material. The result is Bacchus, a piece of furniture created to test a special fabric made entirely with the skins, seeds and stalks of the grapes that are obtained during the production

Milano Design Week 2017

We recently went to Italy to visit our factories and while in the land of design, we decided to check the news at the Milan Design Week 2017. We would like to share with you some pictures we took at the Salone del Mobile (located near the town of RHO) and at the Fuorisalone in downtown Milano.

Larosa Design and Vinitaly.

US based Larosa Design has been selected to design the public space furniture for the prestigious Vinitaly, the world’s largest wine show to be held in Verona, Italy, on April 9-12. Desiring a more creative and challenging products, Vinitaly engaged the Italian designer, US based Antonio Larosa to design and to furnish spaces for the

Como collection

Como is the new outdoor seating Collection designed by Larosa Design. Designed mainly for the contract and hospitality markets, Como can also be use in residential projects.  The beautiful and heavy-duty collection is manufactured in Italy by the finest craftspeople and is available worldwide. Made of aluminum frame powder-coated in Silver, Charcoal and Bronze. Mildew

Booth by Larosa Design for Russian based Euro-Design

Moscow, Russia, November 21/25-2016 The Booth designed by Antonio Larosa of Larosa Design for Russian based Евродизайн, received outstanding comments and admiration from the visitors attending Mebel Expo in Moscow. A clear homage to Mondrian, the booth featured a gorgeous wall made of large lacquered panels and a stunning 20′ tall tower made of kitchens

New Collection of Plywood Chairs

Larosa Design recently designed a new collection of  molded plywood dining chairs. The market is flooded with plywood chairs so why more? This particular collection was designed by Antonio Larosa specifically for the restaurant, hospitality and contract markets. The plywood shells and the steel legs are very strong and durable…chairs strong enough to be used in

Committed to improving design education.

In the past 15 years, Antonio Larosa -as logical progression in his prolific career- decided to invest in new design talents by teaching design and direct design programs in Universities. Antonio’s approach was a collaborative and project-based teaching as he was preparing students for professional and commercial practice. Form many years Antonio organized, arranged and

Sourcing for the US market

For some people, dealing with furniture it’s about looking at pictures in flashy magazines and the internet. For Larosa Design dealing with furniture means visit the source.

When wine and Italian design meet

Vinitaly, the largest wine trade show in the world, has chosen Antonio Larosa of Larosa Design for the design of the VIP reception room.

The Loop chair

The Loop chair, designed by Larosa Design, was influenced by the minimalistic efficiency of the modern classic furniture.

The (Extra)Ordinary Italian Chair

The “anonymous chair” exhibition moves the spotlight to shine, if only for a brief moment, on the common, ordinary chairs, often the creation of an anonymous designer, the simple, seemingly “un-designed”

Emeco’s CEO talks about the 111 chair.

Our video of Gregg Buchbinder, CEO of Emeco, talking about the 111 navy chair.

Vegas sofa collection on Contract

It’s great to see our Vegas collection featured on the cover of Contract magazine. Designed 15 years ago, Vegas is a collection of five sofas and two ottomans.

The Ravioli Chair.

Ravioli chair: Where food and design meet

Sustainable Design Mirrors

Worldwide coverage for mirrors designed by Larosa Design for The Phillips Collection. The collection is made entirely from recycled oil drums.

Green design is good, common sense is better

Read about Larosa Design philosophy on sustainable and green design. …The idea sprouted from walking around factories that made leather bags and shoes.

Revolution In The Living Room

“American furniture design has been hibernating for fifty years”

Designers against the iPodization of society

I realized that designers can be blamed for the lack of relationships between people…

How to get the Sixties look at home.

The retro decor complements many of today’s furnishings, an important thing to remember when you’re trying to capture that `Sixties vibe, says Anthony Larosa…

Las Vegas Loves Larosa Design

For over a week Las Vegas had this image in the elevetors! The “buzz” was to promote an Italian design exhibition and conference at the World Market Center.

Antonio Larosa the new “face” of High Point Market

Antonio Larosa of Larosa Design, the new “face” of High Point Market, the largest furnishings industry trade show in the world.