The Poltrona Frau Group Miami Showroom is proud to feature all the brands under the Poltrona Frau Group umbrella, including Poltrona Frau, as well as innovative pieces by Alias, Nemo Lighting, Ceramica Flaminia and Fish Design. This diverse collection embraces a spirit of collaboration and uncompromised quality, and allows us to celebrate each brand’s distinctive yet complementary qualities in the residential, commercial, and custom furnishings arenas. Together, they make Poltrona Frau Group Miami an unmatched resource for the best in modern design.
With almost a century of experience in the luxury furniture arena, the Poltrona Frau name has come to represent design superiority, elegance and perfection in Italian-made products. Founded in Torino, Italy in 1912 by Renzo Frau, the company first produced a collection of armchairs and sofas upholstered in fine Italian leather. By the 1920s, Poltrona Frau was a status symbol of the elite class, with the Royal House of Italy and a variety of prominent politicians, writers and artists acquiring pieces from the collection.
From generation to generation, master craftsmen have passed down the brand’s sophisticated expertise in handcrafted workmanship. Today, Poltrona Frau boasts a century’s worth of collaborations with the world’s finest designers, artisans and architects, and its pieces continue to embody timeless elegance and quality design, even in the most modern forms. The firm combines its manufacturing capabilities with in-depth materials research to obtain the best from new, innovative and technological materials, as well as high-quality leathers and the brand’s exclusive Pelle Frau® leather—modernizing these materials while keeping their original, natural softness and warmth.
The Poltrona Frau brand consists of three product divisions, providing high-end retail and custom design solutions for a variety of design needs: Home, offering armchairs, sofas, and beds; Office, featuring tables, chairs, and desks designed both for flexibility in the workplace and to adapt to any environment; and Contract, compiled of special furnishings for unique projects including museums, palaces, governmental buildings, theaters, retail showrooms, yachts, hotels, airports and offices.
Nemo Lighting produces both ultra-modern and classically inspired lamps and lighting systems for residential and commercial environments. Founded in 1993 by by Ranco Cassina and Carlo Forcolini, Nemo’s classic collections celebrate design icons of the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s, and include exclusive reissues of legendary pieces by renowned designers. Simultaneously, its daring contemporary collections represent modern lighting at its best—paying careful attention to lighting sources and the latest generation LEDS to ensure high lighting output and extremely low energy consumption.
The official lighting provider within the Poltrona Frau Group, Nemo creates floor, table, wall and suspension lamps, as well as its unique ISI and Regulus lighting systems and Bridge accessories. The brand works with international design and architecture leaders such as Karim Rashid, Markus Jehs and Jürgen Laub, Ilaria Marelli, Carlo Colombo, and Carlo Forcolini to pursue excellence in lighting engineering, design, and quality.
Renowned for both clean, precise lines and enduring quality, Alias produces sophisticated, modern pieces for the home, office, and outdoors. From armchairs, beds and dining tables to desks, recliners and outdoor benches, the brand embodies high-end, Italian-made design, consistently reinterpreting unexpected materials in innovative ways.
Over the years, Alias has cultivated relationships with some of the design world’s brightest stars, including Jasper Morrison, Paolo Rizzatto, Philippe Starck, Alberto Meda, Alfredo Haberli Eliminare Rizzato and PearsonLloyd, among others. The firm’s design-driven approach goes hand-in-hand with a process-wide commitment to environmental responsibility. Every Alias product is manufactured within fifty kilometers of its main Italian facility, ensuring the lowest possible carbon footprint. Alias’s ongoing research into ecological solutions, such as the development of Mater-Bi eco-packaging for the norma chair designed by Michele De Lucchi, have made it a leader in green design. And Alias’s dedication to responsibly resourced materials—embodied by its Alfredo Häberli-designed, wooden stabiles tables—has even earned the company FSC certification.
Ceramica Flaminia was founded in 1954 in Civita Castellana, an Italian territory renowned for its ceramics since the fourth century B.C. Today, the specialized bath brand is known for its sophisticated line of products, including bathroom furnishings, fixtures, and accessories, and its advanced, in-house production processes. Led by Art Director Giulio Cappellini, Ceramica Flaminia combines state-of-the-art technology and an unyielding dedication to craftsmanship and design. Pushing beyond traditional expectations for the bathroom, the brand collaborates with leading designers—Alessandro Mendini, Gilda Borgnini, Fabio Novembre, Nendo, Rodolfo Dordoni, Paola Navone, Angeletti Ruzza and, of course, Cappellini, among others—often inviting respected designers to work in ceramics for the very first time. This design dynamism encourages experimentation, consistently pushing the boundaries of ceramics’ aesthetic and functional potential, and redefining the bathing landscape.
Launched in the 1995 in New York by Gaetano Pesce and now based in Milan, Fish Design creates one-of-a-kind resin jewelry pieces and home accessories. Imbued with a sense of fluidity and craftmanship, each pieces boasts subtle variations achieved during the production process by artists' hands. Driven by the desire to add humor, warmth, and joy to the spaces we move in, Fish Design offers a broad array of truly unique objects at a variety of price points. Fish Design creates more than just accessories; these are artifacts to pass down from generation to generation.