The pursuit of the essential is at the heart of the design process that Arper undertakes in the last years, where color is a crucial element in design.

In 2016 Arper presents the Catifa collection’s enduring potential: a family unceasingly growing, today and tomorrow. Originally designed in 2004 by Lievore Altherr Molina Catifa 46 will be available in an updated range of a soft yet complex palette, while the original series that started it all, Catifa 53, is reimagined with a sophistication and modern character thanks to matte plastic or leather finish, lending.

Designed by the Lievore Altherr Molina studio, Meety is an adaptable and dynamic system of tables engineered to be optimally customizable and fit any context. Arper extends the Parentesit range, designed by Lievore Altherr Molina studio, by introducing new freestanding models for increased privacy and comfort and announces new functionality for the wall panel, as integrated light and sound system fitted with speakers.

The Lievore Altherr Molina studio has also designed two brand new table collections: Wit has a quintessential form, pared down to its most elegant components, Yop is engineered to fold down for compact storage. 


In 2011 Arper received the reputed Compasso d'Oro ADI Prize given to Nuur table designed by Simon Pengelly.


Since 2010 Umbrella is responsible for public relations and press office for Italy.


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