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Poltrona Frau Contract and Studio Libeskind for the City of Mons
The New Conference Center


Located between the historic center and the Great Meadows area, the MICX, Mons International Congress Xperience, designed by Daniel Libeskind, is a lever leading to the urban development of Mons and includes 3 theaters with seating up to 800. The building officially opens to the public and kicks-off the Cultural Capital of Europe 2015, on […]


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Poltrona Frau Contract and Behnisch Architekten
WIPO Conference Hall in Geneva


Poltrona Frau contract division collaborated with German architecture firm Behnisch Architekten in the construction of the new conference hall of the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), a United Nations agency with 188 member states. WIPO is the global forum for intellectual property services, policy, information and cooperation. As part of a project to create […]


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Poltrona Frau Contract with Rafael Moneo
University of Navarra


The University of Navarra is a private pontifical university based at the southeast border of Pamplona, Spain. It was founded in 1952 by St. Josemaría Escrivá de Balaguer, the founder of Opus Dei, as a corporate work of the apostolate of Opus Dei. At the present time, they have 9 research facilities in the University […]


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Frank Gehry
Louis Vuitton Foundation


Poltrona Frau Contract and Frank Gehry together again for the Louis Vuitton Foundation The partnership between the architect and Poltrona Frau’s Contract Division goes back a long way: their first joint project dates to 1997 for the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao. Nicknamed “the iceberg”, the building is the latest creation of the Canadian-American architect Frank […]


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Zaha Hadid Architects for Poltrona Frau Contract
Array Auditorium Seating


Array auditorium seating is an innovative new collaboration by Zaha Hadid Design for Poltrona Frau Contract. As a stand-alone piece, Array’s design is driven by the seamless transition from a sculpted block of Euclidean geometry into a dynamic, twisting gesture. This accentuated rotation merges the backrest, armrest and seat into a compact bud from which these three elements blossom. The striking angle of the seat […]


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