Many of the furniture designed by Antonio Larosa has been selected for inclusion in Malls and public spaces all over the United States. Cody and Onda are sleek, modern collections designed for comfort and versatility. Manufactured by Benchmark Contract Furniture, the collections are built to stand up to even the most demanding of applications. The furniture not only looks great but is very comfortable and durable!
When wine and Italian design meet.
Vinitaly, the largest wine trade show in the world, has chosen Larosa Design for the design of the VIP reception room.
For this year’s edition, Arizona based design firm has created a welcoming environment displaying variations of furniture designed by Antonio Larosa and manufactured by international manufacturers Michieli (michieli.com) and Benchmark Design Group (benchmarkdesigngroup.com).
The project also includes two new furniture pieces designed exclusively by Antonio Larosa for the 50th anniversary of Vinitaly. One large seating is made in the shape of grapes and the other small seating stools named “prosecco” are large soft corks. The new and unique pieces are a celebrations of wine and design made to allow visitors to experience fully the world of wine.
Led by Italian designer Antonio Larosa, Larosa Design was founded in Arizona in 1994. Larosa’s philosophy is to design environments and furniture in a way to encourage people to interact with each other (read more about this here https://larosadesign.com/blog/designers-ipodization-society-2/ ).
Vinitaly is an international wine competition and exposition that is held annually in April in the Italian wine region of Verona in northeast Italy. The event is open to both the public and wine professionals featuring an average of 3000 wines from several dozen countries. First held in 1967, VinItaly is considered the “most important convention of domestic and international wines” and the “largest wine show in the world”.
The Loop chair, designed by Antonio Larosa, was influenced by the minimalistic efficiency of the modern classic furniture. Cutting-edge technologies merge with skilled Italian craftsmanship for this sleek original chair. Loop is offered in 3 versions: Steel chromed structure for the indoor and upholstered in leather, vinyl, or fabric. 100% aluminum or aluminum frame and nautical cord for outdoor use. The 100% aluminum is also made as a bench. For more info visit the manufacturer’s page at benchmarkdesigngroup.com
Enjoy our exclusive video of Gregg Buchbinder, CEO of Emeco, talking about the CocaCola/Emeco project for the 111 navy chair.
Coca-Cola and Emeco collaborated to solve an environmental problem: Up-cycling consumer waste into a sustainable, timeless, classic chair. Made of 111 recycled PET bottles, the 111 Navy Chair is a story of innovation.
Worldwide coverage for sustainable design mirrors
Designed by Antonio Larosa for The Phillips Collection and made entirely from recycled oil drums, the sustainable design mirror collection is made using recycled oil barrels. The collection includes several designs all great for the residential or commercial market.