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Cassina Barcelona Showroom

22.04.14

The furniture company Cassina has just opened its Iberian Peninsula flagship store and Barcelona showroom in an exclusive partnership with the Grupo MINIM. Occupying a spacious ground floor measuring 450 m2 located at number 369 Avenida Diagonal in the Eixample district which for 12 years was home to the famous interior design studio MINIM, who are currently located at Via Augusta 185 (Barcelona). Its connected with the kitchen showroom Dada which has separate access from the street.

Representing the core values ​​of the firm (an important proponent of modern design during the twentieth century) Cassina Barcelona recreates different environments combining classic and contemporary pieces of furniture from designers such as Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret, Charlotte Perriand, Gerrit T. Rietveld, Charles R. Mackintosh Mario Bellini, Piero Lissoni, Philippe Starck, Franco Albini and Gaetano Pesce among others.

  • Cassina Barcelona
  • Chaise-longue LC4 CP, designed by Perriand and Le Corbusier

    Cassina Barcelona officially opened with the participation of Louis Vuitton and an installation devoted to Charlotte Perriand, the modernist pioneer (who specialised in avant-garde design and photography) which can be seen until May 3. This opening exhibition pays tribute to the creative fusion if fashion, photography and design: in collaboration with Louis Vuitton a limited edition was presented (1,000 units) of the CP LC4 chaise longue designed by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeanneret and Charlotte Perriand, as well as the Icônes collection by the French fashion label, inspired by Charlotte Perriand.