AletaBy Jaime Hayon
Aleta in Spanish means “fin”.
Inspired by the physiognomy and movement of sharks, Jaime Hayon has created the Aleta collection for Viccarbe.
The collection is designed and created for use in public spaces like restaurants, hotels or offices as well as residential spaces.
Composed of a chair and stool. The subtle details in the structure of the legs and the continuous movement towards its backrest, reflects the personality and character of Jaime Hayon.
Spanish artist-designer Jaime Hayon was born in Madrid in 1974. After studying industrial design in Madrid and Paris he joined Fabrica – the Benetton-funded design and communication academy in Italy- in 1997 where he directed the design department until 2003.
Hayon set up his own studio practice in the year 2000 and dedicated himself fully to his personal projects from 2003 onward, today he is one of the most acclaimed creators worldwide.