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).

         

Soft seating chair. #945

Chico ottoman. #955

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40" long flat backless bench. #974

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60" long flat backless 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.
    • Launching November.

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

    • Pre-order now.
    • Launching November.

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

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

glides

  • Glides.

    Felt glides. (-FELT)

    • Optional on bases 21XB & 21XS.

upholstery layouts

  • Chico chair.

    Single upholstery.

    Two-tone upholstery.

    • 1st textile: seat & back.
    • 2nd textile: front (on seat) & top (on back) wedge shapes.

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.

    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.

    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.

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

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

    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.

    controls 69C
    A 33.3″ (SO)
    33.3″ (SR)
    B 17.5″ (SO)
    17.5″ (SR)
    C 22.3″
    D 22.3″
    E 19.0″
    F 23.5″
    G 17.3″

    gas lifts:

    • SO: Swivel only.
    • SR: Swivel with return-to-center.
  • Chair with a high-profile wood base. (-5WAL, -5OAK)

    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.

    A.  00.0″
    B.  00.0″
    C.  00.0″
    D.  00.0″
    E.  00.0″
    F.   00.0″
    G.  00.0″

drawings showing back tilt

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

chairs

Chair with a 4-leg base:

Polished finish. (-33POL)

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

Matte black finish. (-33BLK)

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

Chair with a high-profile wood base:

Walnut finish. (-4WAL)

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

Oak finish. (-4OAK)

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

Chair with a low-profile wood base:

Walnut finish. (-5WAL)

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

Oak finish. (-5OAK)

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

Chair with a wire frame X-base:

Silver finish. (-21XS)

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

Matte black finish. (-21XB)

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

Chair with a disk base:

Brushed finish. (-3DISK)

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

ottomans

Ottoman with a 4-leg base:

Polished finish. (-26POL)

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

Matte black finish. (-26BLK)

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

Ottoman with disk base:

Brushed finish. (-2DISK)

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

benches

Double bench:

Brushed finish. (-3BRU)

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

Polished finish. (-3POL)

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

Triple bench:

Brushed finish. (-3BRU)

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

Polished finish. (-3POL)

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

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