Peter van de Water
Designed to fit and support any environment, with consideration for the environment.
Available in multiple variations and fabrics, with an endless colour choice
Upholstered shell in fabric of your choice. Bended and welded tube frame, powdercoated. Produced in small series, with a focus on detail.
Certified or not, we always pick the best materials for our products: non-toxic, long-lasting and high-quality. After spending a lot of time on the development of this chair, we believe it is ready to last a lifetime.
Fabric, foam & wood for the shell, steel frame
Europe / Italy
Designed for all the demands of today and every day to come, the Back-up chair has your back, responding to the ebb and flow of today’s work and life, and built to last a lifetime.
The Back-up chair is innovative in its clean lines and straightforward with its minimal use of materials. Specifically, the formed steel tube frame with a powder coat finish which is made to last, and the fitted seat and backrest that are highly customizable in a selection of multiple Kvadrat and other sustainable fabrics. It is a charismatic piece, in which minimal design and structural shapes come together in an elegant and durable chair that provides lumbar support, while the simple aesthetic adapts to any environment.
Meet the designer
Peter van der Water
Winner of the 2019 Dutch Design Award, Peter’s work is founded on strong, single-minded ideas - giving his designs a recognizable, often iconic aesthetic.Read more