Cortina (.026), the landscape furniture collection by Italian designers Alberto Basaglia & Natalia Rota Nodari, offer stackable benches & tables with an archetypal taste. These signature pieces deliver with minimal, manageable and functional dimensions that can be stored easily in a closed space when not in use. The design has a strong impact and aesthetic appeal, and is suitable for outdoor public spaces where it represents a secure shared seat and table thanks to its ground-fixing system. Benches and tables are available in single, double & triple sizes that can’t be unnoticed. Hot-dip galvanized steel is used for outdoor use version. Brackets available for fastening to the ground. Cortina was a 2021 HiP award honoree.
At Via Seating, we understand that great chairs are consciously built. This is at the forefront of our minds from the design phase to a chair’s end of life. Throughout the chair production process, we are consistently reducing green house gas emissions, reducing water use and reducing solid waste. We use materials that are environmentally-friendly and safe for use. Our result is safe and sustainable, great chairs. Cortina is CLEAN AIR GOLD & BIFMA LEVEL 2 certified. It satisfies LEED credits, the Living Building Challenge (LBC) Imperative 08 (Clean Air Gold) & WELL Feature 04 VOC Reduction (Clean Air Gold). Cortina meets the Practice Greenhealth, Health Care Without Harm Healthy Interiors Criteria for Seating (ie. formerly known as “HHI compliant”). It is tested to the ANSI/BIFMA X7.1-2011 (R2016) Standard Method equivalent to CDPH Standard Method v1.1-2010. Cortina is available on the ecommedes, mindfulMATERIALS & ORIGINS sustainability library websites.
The Cortina collection offers an intelligent seat and table. Both deliver with strategically soft edges. They are lightweight, but durable, making stacking easy and opening up their use with indoor-outdoor flexibility. Cortina pieces can also be ground bolted with optional brackets for the benches and tables. Benches are available with or without backrests. Both benches and tables are offered in 3 lengths-single, double & triple.
Litter bins are available with and without lids as a part of the Cortina collection. The bins with lids are offered with optional labels to distinguish between waste bins and different types of recycling bins. These also offer an ashtray option.
- Collection includes benches (in 3 lengths), tables (in 3 lengths) & litter bins.
- For use in: outdoor environment including those with extreme heat, humidity & salt water air.
- Structure: surface & sled base legs made of hot-dip galvanized steel.
- Finish: matte polyester powder coat colors.
- Stabilization: free-standing with optional brackets for bolting to the ground.
- Max Weight: 400 lb. (benches) and 200 lb. (tables).
- Litter Bin Labels: Offering multiple labels with or without an ashtray on all closed top bins.
- Lead time: 14 week lead time imported from Italy.
- Warranty: 5 year warranty (even in Salt-water air environments).