Chico seating

Chico Chair Models (left to right): 945-69C-SR-3DISK | 945-69C-SO-4OAK | 945-69C-SR-33POL | 945-21XB

mixing soft angles and bold lines

Where contemporary design meets European style, Chico is born, a versatile series mixing soft angles and bold lines. Chico, designed by Steinar Hindenes, Anders Berg and Peter Knudsen, makes a statement and it does it comfortably. Enjoy settling back into a thick layer of injection molded foam over this lounge seat’s sturdy metal framework. Apply multiple bases including a sturdy and stylish, wire-frame x-base.

  • Back & seat: sleek profile shaped at a pleasing angle designed to let you sit freely from any direction.
  • Wedge shapes: option to upholster the seat’s front & top semi-circle in a different fabric.
  • Bases: a variety of styles in polished, matte black and silver finishes.
  • Ottomans: add an ottoman, choosing between the square Chico style or round Luna style.
  • Max weight: 300 lb.
  • Quick ship: 5 chairs produced in a 48 hour period.
  • Warranty: 6 year warranty.

 

  • ANSI/BIFMA X7.1-2011 (R2016) Standard Method equivalent to CDPH Standard Method v1.1-2010 (Clean Air Gold).
  • LEED – v4.1 Low Emitting Materials (Clean Air Gold).
  • Living Building Challenge (LBC) – Imperative 08 (Clean Air Gold).
  • WELL – Feature 04 – VOC Reduction (Clean Air Gold).

     

Chair. (945)

Chico ottoman. (955)

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Double bench. (974)

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Triple bench. (976)

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Luna ottoman. (926)

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finishes

  • Wood base finishes.

    Walnut wood finish. (-4WAL/-5WAL)

    Oak wood finish. (-4OAK/-5OAK)

  • Metal base finishes.

    Matte black powder-coated steel. (-21XB)

    Matte black powder-coated aluminum. (-33BLK)

    Silver powder-coated steel. (-21XS)

    Brushed steel. (-3DISK)

    Polished aluminum. (-33POL)

control mechanisms

  • Control mechanisms.

    Fixed. (-69C-SF)

    • Fixed base, no movement.
    • Available on bases 33BLK, 33POL & 3DISK.
    • Bases 4WAL, 21XB & 21XS are always fixed.

    Swivel. (-69C)

    • Swivels 360 degrees freely.
    • Optional auto return-to-center feature.
    • Available on bases 33BLK, 33POL & 3DISK.

bases

  • Bases with Fixed Height & Optional Swivel.

    *NEW* High profile 4-leg fixed-height wood base with a walnut wood finish. (-4WAL)

    • Available now.
    • Optional non-return-to-center (swivel) or return-to-center.
    • Non return-to-center (swivel) is standard.

    *NEW* High profile 4-leg fixed-height wood base with a oak wood finish. (-4OAK)

    • Available now.
    • Optional non-return-to-center (swivel) or return-to-center.
    • Non return-to-center (swivel) is standard.

    4-leg base with a matte black finish. (-33BLK)

    • Optional fixed (no swivel), non return-to-center (swivel) or return-to-center.
    • Non return-to-center (swivel) is standard.

    4-leg base with a polished finish. (-33POL)

    • Optional fixed (no swivel), non return-to-center (swivel) or return-to-center.
    • Non return-to-center (swivel) is standard.

    Disk base with a brushed finish. (-3DISK)

    • Optional fixed (no swivel), non return-to-center (swivel) or return-to-center.
    • Non return-to-center (swivel) is standard.
  • Fixed Bases (No Motion).

    *NEW* Low profile 4-leg fixed-height wood base with a walnut wood finish. (-5WAL)

    • Pre-order now. Production ready in July.

    *NEW* Low profile 4-leg fixed-height wood base with a oak wood finish. (-5OAK)

    • Pre-order now. Production ready in July.

    X-base with a matte black finish. (-21XB)

    X-base with a silver finish. (-21XS)

designed by Hindenes, Berg & Knudsen

Studio KnudsenBergHindenes is made up of designers Steinar Hindenes, Anders Berg, Petter Knudsen.  The trio were all educated at Bergen Academy of Art and Design.  KBH mainly works with furniture, product and interior designs, but is also involved in a series of project based design initiatives. In partnership with manufacturers, they aim to create material and production driven objects with a distinct character.

studio: Bergen, Norway

Dimensions recorded by Via Seating engineers using:

  • the BIFMA Chair Measuring Device® (CMD) &

  • the BIFMA Universal Measuring Procedure.

chair drawings

  • Chair with a 4-leg base. (-33POL, -33BLK)

    A. Overall height.

    B. Seat height.

    C. Seat width.

    D. Backrest width in lumbar support zone.

    E. Backrest height.

    F. Overall depth.

    G. Seat depth.

    945-33POL, 945-33BLK

    controls 69C
    A 29.9″ (SO)
    32.8″ (SF)
    32.3″ (SR)
    B 16.7″ (SO)
    18.1″ (SF)
    17.6″ (SR)
    C 22.3″
    D 22.3″
    E 19.0″
    F 23.5″
    G 17.3″

    gas lifts:

    • SO: Swivel only.
    • SF: Fixed.
    • SR: Swivel with return-to-center.
  • Chair with a disk base. (-3DISK)

    A. Overall height.

    B. Seat height.

    C. Seat width.

    D. Backrest width in lumbar support zone.

    E. Backrest height.

    F. Overall depth.

    G. Seat depth.

    945-3DISK

    controls 69C
    A 28.4″ (SO)
    31.3″ (SF)
    30.8″ (SR)
    B 15.1″ (SO)
    16.5″ (SF)
    16.0″ (SR)
    C 22.3″
    D 22.3″
    E 19.0″
    F 28.1″
    G 17.3″

    gas lifts:

    • SO: Swivel only.
    • SF: Fixed.
    • SR: Swivel with return-to-center.
  • Chair with a wire frame X-base. (-21XS, -21XB)

    A. Overall height.

    B. Seat height.

    C. Seat width.

    D. Backrest width in lumbar support zone.

    E. Backrest height.

    F. Overall depth.

    G. Seat depth.

    945-21XB, 945-21XS

    A.  31.3″
    B.  17.5″
    C.  22.3″
    D.  22.3″
    E.  19.0″
    F.   22.3″
    G.  17.3″

drawings showing back tilt

  • Chair with a 4-leg base. (-33POL, -33BLK)

    N. Minimum backrest angle.

    O. Maximum backrest angle.

    P. Minimum seat pan angle.

    Q. Maximum seat pan angle.

    945-33POL, 945-33BLK

    N.   111°
    O.   4°
    P.   111°
    Q.   4°

  • Chair with a disk base. (-3DISK)

    N. Minimum backrest angle.

    O. Maximum backrest angle.

    P. Minimum seat pan angle.

    Q. Maximum seat pan angle.

    945-3DISK

    N.   111°
    O.   4°
    P.   111°
    Q.   4°

  • Chair with a wire frame X-base. (-21XS, -21XB)

    N. Minimum backrest angle.

    O. Maximum backrest angle.

    P. Minimum seat pan angle.

    Q. Maximum seat pan angle.

    945-21XB, 945-21XS

    N.   115°
    O.   8°
    P.   115°
    Q.   8°

To download a model file type, simply click on the file type name.

chairs

Chair with a 4-leg base. (-33POL, -33BLK)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Chair with a disk base. (-3DISK)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Chair with a wire frame X-base. (-21XS, -21XB)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Chair with a high-profile wood base. (-4WAL, -4OAK)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

ottomans

Ottoman with 4-leg base. (-26POL, -26BLK)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Ottoman with disk base. (-2DISK)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

benches

Double bench. (974-3POL, 974-3BRU)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Triple bench. (976-3POL, 976-3BRU)

⇩ 2D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ 3D autoCAD (.dwg)
⇩ revit

Downloads


pricing

Chico chairs price list and specification guide pdf (998.58 KB)
Chico Benches price list and specification guide pdf (987.89 KB)
ottomans price list and specification guide pdf (1005.74 KB)

brochures

Chico Brochure pdf (4.78 MB)
Healthcare Seating Solutions book pdf (15.64 MB)
Lounge Seating Solutions book pdf (8.86 MB)

symbols

Chico 2D autoCAD files zip (495.07 KB)
Chico 3D autoCAD files zip (1.28 MB)
Chico revit files zip (1.63 MB)

certifications

BIFMA LEVEL 2 lounge certification pdf (114.05 KB)
Clean Air Gold certification pdf (316.89 KB)

care

Chico cleaning and care guidelines pdf (108.98 KB)