149 Fifth Avenue,
10010 New York
Heller is an international furniture manufacturer with production in the US and Europe.
Incorporated in 1971, Heller's first product was a line of stacking dinnerware designed by Massimo Vignelli. Winner of a Compasso d'Oro award in Italy, it is included in the Museum of Modern Art permanent design collection, New York. Heller launched its furniture division in 1998. The Bellini Chair (1998), designed by Mario Bellini, won the Compasso d'Oro ADI 2001. More chairs have followed: ArcoBellini (2000) by Mario Bellini and Claudio Bellini; Calla (2002) by Willliam Sawaya; Selene (1969/2002 reissue) by Vico Magistretti; MB1 and MB5 (2003) by Mario Bellini; Joe (1970/2003 reissue) by De Pas, D'Urbino and Lomazzi; The Frank O. Gehry Furniture Collection (2004) by Frank Gehry; The Vignelli Chair (2004) by Lella and Massimo Vignelli; Kiss (2004) by Studio 65; Bocca (1971/2004 reissue) by Studio 65; Capitello (1971/2004 reissue) by Studio 65; and MB2 (2004) by Mario Bellini.
For over 30 years, Heller has offered leading designers the opportunity to work with new technologies to create innovative products. Heller has worked with international designers: Massimo & Lella Vignelli, Philippe Starck, Mario Bellini, Vico Magistretti, William Sawaya, De Pas, D'Urbino & Lomazzi, Frank Gehry, and Studio 65.
Heller products are in design collections worldwide including the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Smithsonian, the Louvre Museum of Decorative Arts, theVitra Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Cleveland Museum of Art, and the Denver Art Museum.