Not just wood. Ceccotti Collezioni also experiments with other materials, including iron, in its collaboration with André Dubreuil, an artist who focused his research on this material at the start of his career. The upshot is a series of cult products, like the Spine Chair, designed in 1992. A chair that embodies the nostalgic charm of iron furniture without getting...
Andre Dubreuil was born in Lyon in 1951. After his schooling and various courses with antique dealers, he travelled to England and worked there as an expatriate for some fifteen years, He first focused his attention on the iron bar, which he bent and transformed into all kinds of forms. This material resulted in chairs, wall lamps and chandeliers. he then took a different direction, exploring materials like copper, enamel, steel and glass beads for decorating mirrors.