Known for building inspirational spaces for living, working and shopping worldwide. Vitra is a swiss, family-owned company established in 1950. Known for introducing one of the masterpieces of Danish design that was included in the 2006 Danish Culture Canon; The Panton Chair by Verner Panton – the first cantilever chair out of plastic.
With numerous awards, Vitra’s products have furnished the Tate Modern, the Centre Pompidou, Deutsche Bank and the plenary chamber of the German Bundestag. The Home Collection includes classic furniture designed by Charles and Ray Eames, George Nelson, Alexander Girard and Jean Prouvé.
The Vitra Design Museum is one of the world’s leading museums of design and is symbolic of the companies dedication to pushing design boundaries while producing quality, durable products.
“Sustainability is just like morals: one should live by them and not just talk about them. Our roots in modern design make the first step easy: we make products that avoid the superfluous and last for a very long time.” – Rolf Fehlbaum (Chairman Emeritus of Vitra)