Design Quarters


Altay Armchair, Black Structure, Black Mongolian Goatskin

by Patricia Urquiola

Estimated Ship Date On or Before 09/03


The ALTAY Armchair was designed by Patricia Urquiola for French design brand Coedition. The clean lines and distinctive form of the Altay Armchair make it an instant classic. This iconic piece from the renowned Spanish designer has been featured in the most sophisticated places, from the London Chanel store to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. With the ALTAY collection Patricia Urquiola has created seductive shapes meant to be experienced.

COEDITION is pursuing its role as an editor of modern and creative French furniture. They create high-quality collections which are the result of exhaustive research, meticulous and diligent development and technical innovations refined by the designers and the distributor.

ALTAY Armchair, Black Structure, Black Mongolian Goatskin, by Patricia Urquiola for COEDITION
- Contemporary design inspired by traditional craftsmanship
- Structure: black lacquered solid beech; Seat: black Mongolian goatskin
- H 24.7" x W 28.7" x D 28.7", SH 13.4"
- Indoor Use
- Made in Italy


W 28.7" H 24.7" D 28.7" Seat H 13.4"


Patricia Urquiola
Patricia Urquiola

Born in Oviedo, Spain, in 1961, Ms Urquiola attended the School of Architecture at Madrid’s Polytechnic and Milan Polytechnic, where she graduated in 1989 with Achille Castiglioni as her thesis supervisor, and then served as his assistant lecturer at Milan’s Polytechnic University. She then became responsible for the new product development office at De Padova. Later, she worked with Vico Magistretti as head of design at Lissoni Associati. In 2001, she opened her own design studio. She designs for the most important Italian and international companies. A number of her works are on display in various museums and permanent collections, including the MoMA in New York and the Museo della Triennale in Milan. She has won several international prizes, including Gold Medal of Fine Arts awarded by the Spanish government. She was named “Designer of the decade” by the German magazines “Home” and “Hauser” and “Designer of the year” by Wallpaper, Ad Spain, Elle Decor International, Archtektur und Wohnen Magazine.