Radical Fake

Patricia Urquiola

For Cappellini, Patricia Urquiola created the sophisticated signature desk, Radicàl Fake – an authentic architectural design.


Available in two heights, Radicàl Fake desks are equipped with incorporated bookshelves, formed by the intersection of different linear elements that create amusing and unexpected perspectives.


Both versions – high and low – are enhanced by the veining of oak wood (natural, black-stained or wengé-stained); the low version of Radicàl Fake is also available with a “terraced effect” finish, featuring accents evocative of Venetian marble.


The materials available to professionals in the sector.

2d dwg / 3D dwg

Designed by
Patricia Urquiola

Of Spanish origin, Patricia Urquiola lives and works in Milan. She studied Architecture at the Polytechnic Universities of Madrid and Milan, where she graduated in 1989, under Achille Castiglioni. She then worked with two other Italian design icons, Vico Magistretti and Piero Lissoni. In 2001, she opened her own studio, working in the sectors of product...