Eclipse

Inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, Italian designer Angelo Pinaffo » created the Eclipse series. These chairs have a continuous line, curved like the elliptical orbits of the spherical planets. Their shape generates a clean and essential seat, which conveys lightness. Discover vintage beauty and essential comfort with the Red Dot Design, ADEX Platinum, HiP Honoree & Best of NeoCon GOLD winning Eclipse chairs. See also the outdoor Eclipse Wired » version.

Large conference hall.
Application: Large conference hall.
Hotel room.
Application: Hotel room.
Small conference & collaboration space.
Application: Small conference & collaboration space.
Large conference hall/classroom.
Application: Large conference hall/classroom.
Chic office with multiple open plan workstations.
Application: Chic office with multiple open plan workstations.
Café/upscale lunchroom.
Application: Café/upscale lunchroom.

Options & Colors

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Framework
Starting Models
4-leg stackable chair #640

4-leg stackable chair #640

4-leg wood base chair #643

4-leg wood base chair #643

Chair or stool on a 5-star base #646

Chair or stool on a 5-star base #646

Optional Upholstery
No upholstery

No upholstery

Upholstered seat #5US

Upholstered seat #5US

Upholstery Layouts
Single upholstery

Single upholstery

Optional Stool Height Ranges

Available on chairs that use 5-star swivel bases only.

Tall stool using a body balance mechanism

Tall stool using a body balance mechanism

Control Guide: watch » | pdf »
Footrest Guide: watch »

  • Height adjustment (up/down) – vertical range 7.5″
  • Tilt limiter (3-position)
  • Repositionable footrest
Extra-tall stool using a body balance mechanism

Extra-tall stool using a body balance mechanism

Control Guide: watch » | pdf »
Footrest Guide: watch »

  • Height adjustment (up/down) – vertical range 10.25″
  • Tilt limiter (3-position)
  • Repositionable footrest

Arms
Fixed Arms
Armless #0A

Armless #0A

Black fixed arms #SA4B

Black fixed arms #SA4B

Chrome fixed arms #SA4C

Chrome fixed arms #SA4C

Bases
Low-profile 5-Star Swivel Base Options
Black low-profile 5-star base #18BB

Black low-profile 5-star base #18BB

Polished low-profile 5-star #18PB

Polished low-profile 5-star #18PB

Brushed low-profile 5-star #18BA

Brushed low-profile 5-star #18BA

Low-profile 5-Star Swivel Caster Options
Black carpet casters #16HP

Black carpet casters #16HP

Black carpet casters + safety brake #16HP-SL1

Black carpet casters + safety brake #16HP-SL1

Grey-black all floor casters #16SCG

Grey-black all floor casters #16SCG

Grey-black all floor casters + safety brake #16SCG-SL1

Grey-black all floor casters + safety brake #16SCG-SL1

Glide Options
Black glides #16GL

Black glides #16GL

High-profile 5-Star Swivel Base Options

Offers a frame-matching look from cylinder down the 5 legs to the tread of its unique, open-design casters.

Black high-profile 5-star base #27BB

Black high-profile 5-star base #27BB

Additional Options

Available on chairs with a v-leg only.

Optional Ganging Brackets
Unlockable latch, permanent ganging brackets #64GNG

Unlockable latch, permanent ganging brackets #64GNG

  • Chairs can be unlocked and moved
  • Mounts between bases
  • Brackets to be installed on site
Unlockable latch, permanent ganging bracket for arms #64GNGA

Unlockable latch, permanent ganging bracket for arms #64GNGA

  • Chairs can be unlocked and moved
  • Mounts beneath arms
  • Brackets to be installed on site

Colors
Poly Colors
Black #01

Black #01

Details: here »

Light grey #02

Light grey #02

Details: here »

White #03

White #03

Details: here »

Dark mint #11

Dark mint #11

Details: here »

Cherry red #10

Cherry red #10

Details: here »

Dusty rose #12

Dusty rose #12

Details: here »

Metal Bases

Available on the chair with a v-leg base.

Matte black #B

Matte black #B

Polished chrome #C

Polished chrome #C

Wood Bases

Available on the chair with a wood base.

Beech #N

Beech #N

Details: here »

Sustainability

Responsibly Made

DfE Lead Design →

DfE Lead Design →

All Via Seating products follow the Design for the Environment (DfE) design approach ». During this process, all components are screened to identify and assess the human and ecosystem health impacts of chemicals of concern. We screen all product components to the ANSI/BIFMA e3-2019 Annex B- List of Chemicals of Concern and the California Proposition 65 List.

Vigorous Testing →

Vigorous Testing →

Our products are annually assessed by a 3rd party team of chemists & globally-recognized ISO 17025 accredited lab. They are rigorously tested for conformance to ANSI/BIFMA e3 standard credits 7.6.1, 7.6.2 and/or credit 7.6.3 as well as conference to low-emitting materials. Prior to product launch, every product is continuously developed testing its functionality & durability within Via Seating’s ISO 17025:2017 accredited lab ».

Environmental Impact →

Environmental Impact →

All Via Seating products are BIFMA LEVEL® certified. LEVEL® is an evaluation and certification system for environmentally-preferable and socially-responsible office furniture. 3rd party certification is achieved by conformance to a multi-attribute standard created by the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturer’s Association (BIFMA) that evaluates product impacts across categories including Materials, Energy, Human Health and Social Responsibility.

End of Life ↺

End of Life ↺

Via Seating provides accessible care guidelines » that help maintain the quality of every product and easy-to-follow disassembly instructions » when a product reaches the end of its life.

Designer Angelo Pinaffo.

Angelo Pinaffo

Since the beginning, Pinaffo’s creative ability allowed him to cooperate with important professional studios of architecture and design, establishing a decisive and steady relationship with the professional world. He would go on to win numerous awards in national and international architectural competitions. Thanks to his versatility, he has realized projects in architecture, furniture, interior, industrial and graphic design.

Meet the Designer