B&B Italia at Design Museum in London

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B&B Italia supports the Design Museum for the “In the making” exhibition curated by designers Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby.A foam model of the iconic Charles seating system, designed by Antonio Citterio for B&B Italia, will also be on display at the exhibition to highlight the importance of polyurethane foam moulding technology, developed in the 1960's by founder Piero Ambrogio Busnelli, to the production process.A distinctive feature of B&B Italia furniture, this technology joins numerous other examples of specific processing methods such as that used for the production of the Tobi-Ishi table designed by Barber & Osgerby for B&B Italia which combines typically industrial phases of production with artisanal processing. “In the making”January 22nd – May 4th, 2014Design MuseumShad Thames, SE1 2YD LondonOpen: 10.00 -17.45 daily. Last admission: 17.15

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