When Florence Knoll moved to a seaside home in Florida, she began sending the design team rusty pieces of furniture and requested that they develop something that would perform in the salty climate. Richard Schultz's response was the aluminum Leisure Collection in 1966. It is regarded as the first collection of truly modern outdoor furniture.
Richard Schultz on 1966 Leisure Collection
Richard Schultz on the Petal Table
Richard Schultz on Knoll