Molteni&C supports US Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Molteni&C supports US Breast Cancer Research Foundation


Molteni&C is proud to announce its partnership with the US Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) to support ground-breaking scientific research in the fight against breast cancer.

In a heartfelt initiative, Molteni&C will host a special online auction featuring four limited-edition Porta Volta armchairs, designed by the celebrated architectural firm Herzog & de Meuron in a distinctive pink hue, the official color of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

What sets this initiative apart is the remarkable commitment to the cause. Molteni&C has pledged that 100% of the winning bids (sans 5% of the fee per bid) for these exclusive pieces will be donated to the US Breast Cancer Research Foundation. This commitment includes a minimum annual contribution of $15,000, demonstrating Molteni&C's dedication to supporting breast cancer research and making a difference in the lives of countless individuals.

By participating in this auction, not only can collectors and design enthusiasts acquire a remarkable piece of furniture, but they can also contribute to life-changing breast cancer research. Molteni&C invites individuals to bid generously, knowing that their support will fuel the pursuit of innovative solutions to combat breast cancer.


The online auction, open to US residents only, will begin October 1st, 2023, on liveauctioneers.com, and will culminate in live bidding on October 31, 2023, at 8pm EST. Participants may register and bid throughout the month of October.

For more information about the silent auction and to participate



The Porta Volta Chair, designed by Herzog & de Meuron, signifies a new chapter in the longstanding partnership between Molteni&C and the renowned international architectural firm. This chair is a true testament to their collaboration's creative synergy and commitment to excellence.

At first glance, the Porta Volta Chair captivates with its unique design and custom pink mohair velvet upholstery inspired by the emblematic color of the breast cancer ribbon. The defining element of this masterpiece is its solid sunrise oak frame, gently curved in a U-shape, providing an inviting and cocooning sensation. The backrest extends seamlessly to form comfortable armrests, offering a harmonious blend of aesthetics and comfort. Whether gracing a living room, dining room, or workspace, this chair adds a touch of sophistication to any environment.

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