...Bouroullec A Ronan; An Erwan; An unassuming, poetic, connection... The contemporary Bouroullec can be traced back to the Old Breton boureller, a saddler, an upholsterer, and largely owes its contemporary definition to the work of the brothers Ronan le Renard and Erwan le Porc-épic who greatly expanded and developed not only the crafts of saddling and upholstering but also popular understandings of the role and function of saddlery and upholstery in both private and public spaces, so much so that the term "Ronan et Erwan" has become a popular synonym for Bouroullec...
Dimensions in mm
|Backrest and seat: Polyamide, fibreglass reinforced
Upholstery: Polyurethane foam
Cover: Plano (100% polyester)
Base: Polyamide (basic dark)
|Function & properties
|Backrest particularly flexible in the upper area
|Dust can simply be vacuumed. For the treatment of stains, use a damp cloth and a mild, neutral detergent.
Professional cleaning should be done in the assembled state and using upholstery foam or using a mobile washing extractor.
|Certificates & Sustainability
|Vitra conform to
ISO 9001: 2008 (Quality management systems)
ISO 14001: 2004 (Environmental management systems)
|Softshell Chair Collection
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...At the opening of the exhibition Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec – Rêveries Urbaines at the Vitra Design Museum we intimated that the first projects arising from the brother's research into urban spaces were in an advanced state of planning... In addition to re-landscaping the garden to create a more open space, a central component of the project is Oui by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, an installation/intervention which presents the brother's design not only in an unfamiliar context but at an unfamiliar scale...
...Vegetal by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for Vitra...
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