Materials

Polyethylene

9016 White

7038 Agate grey

1019 Sand

7033 Cement grey

7006 Bronze

7031 Blue grey

7043 Anthracite

Thermo-lacquered aluminium 1

9016 White

7038 Agate grey

1019 Sand

7033 Cement grey

7006 Bronze

7031 Blue grey

7043 Anthracite

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Flat High stool

In the FLAT collection, the aluminium structure is reduced to the minimum. This collection of outdoor furniture is made up of different types of pieces of furniture, inspired by simple geometric and organic shapes; an essential design that combines functionality and aesthetics with elegance and discretion.

 

The FLAT high stool is another option to choose from. It is a designer stool made of welded thermo-lacquered aluminium sections and fully recyclable polyethylene that you can customize.

 

More than just an outdoor stool, it can be combined with each of the pieces from the FLAT collection and with a wide variety of both indoor and outdoor tables, as your prefer.

 

The FLAT high stool is an exclusive design by Mario Ruiz for GANDIABLASCO.


Awards

Wallpaper Design Awards

2008

Red Dot Design Award

2010

MD magazine

2011

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Sizes (HxhxL)

30x30x75 cm

12x12x30 inch

Materials

Thermo-lacquered welded aluminium

100% recyclable polyethylene

About Mario Ruiz

Born in 1965 in Alicante, Spain, designer Mario Ruiz graduated in Industrial Design from Barcelona’s prestigious Elisava Design School. He started his independent professional career in 1995 opening his own studio in Barcelona.

Siemens, Steelcase, Teknion Studio, Offecct, lapalma, Thomson, Arflex, Haworth, Grundig, Palau, GANDIABLASCO, Expormim, HBF, Metalarte, Joquer, B.lux... are among the many clients with whom Mario Ruiz has worked extensively. For some of these companies he not only undertakes projects directly related to their products in diferent fields (domestic and office furniture, lighting, textile design, product design) but also acts as creative director defining their product.

Mario Ruiz’s work has been shown in exhibitions throughout Europe and Japan and he has been acknowledged with more than 40 important awards. In 2016 he received the prestigious National Design Prize, given by the King of Spain, Felipe VI and the Ministry of Economy.

He is also the recipient of Delta de Plata prizes, awarded by Barcelona’s ADI-FAD (Association for Industrial Design). In Europe and the US, meanwhile, he has received plaudits from Red Dot, IF, Design Plus, and the Wallpaper Awards.

From 1992 until 2002, Mario Ruiz was Professor of Industrial Projects at the Eina and Elisava design schools in Barcelona. He has given numerous lectures in Tokyo, Singapore, New York, Dubai, London, and Chicago.

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Mario Ruiz

Designer

Shooting of the Flat collection

2010