Calligaris enjoys a rich tradition of furniture making in a region of Italy known as the "Chair Triangle" which is made up of three different municipalities and has long been known as the heart of Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Italians and visitors driving through this region are sure to have noticed the 100-foot high wooden chair that stands triumphantly against the Italian skyline. Manzano supplies more than 30% of the worlds chair products and is celebrated in Italy as the world capital of chair production. The Manzano region is an interesting mix of centuries old buildings, churches and artistic heritage. The perfect backdrop for creative modern European designers and artisans alike.