In 1944, Wegner created a series of chairs that were influenced by portraits of Danish merchants sitting in Ming chairs. The 'Wishbone Chair' (displayed above), is Han's most iconic and well sold chair to this day. Han's claimed this chair was a difficult one to create due to the steam-bent solid wood frame. The chair demands skilled craftsmanship and an intimate knowledge of wood joinery. Even today, the seat of the chair is still hand woven from paper cord and made of the best natural…
In a move that really challenges the notion of form-following-function, the Concertina’s design is driven more by form-follows-movement. Opening up like a Japanese fan, the chair uses angled “blades” to turn the fan into a chair. A zip on the back, and an elegant clasp on the front lock the chair in seating-mode. Once done, you can immediately collapse it back into a closed fan.
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The Ollie chair has a unique folding design that makes it only 2 inches thin when folded, and looks like an innocuous piece of art. When opened out, it becomes a rather sturdy chair with built-in lumbar support, making it not just beautiful, but incredibly comfortable too. The chair’s construction uses Aluminum sheets and a beautiful looking flexible wooden tambour made out of Teak wood, making it great for both outdoors as well as indoors.
Drexel University student Carl Durkow, has just exhibited his chair design, named 'Narl', at ICFF 2016 in New York. The chair has an almost feather-like appearance, with a large curved base allowing for the chair to become a rocker.
No. That isn’t a Pokémon. It’s a chair; and a pretty fine one, that too. Inspired by quartz, and built using an intricate mathematical algorithm derived from the mineral’s complex crystalline structure, the armchair comprises of a wooden frame and geometric cushions that you can arrange to make sure the chair feels comfortable.
A pair of Finn Juhl chairs. Mid-century modern Danish designer furniture. The France Chair was designed by Finn Juhl. The chair was originally called FJ 136 and was designed in 1956. Now produced in Denmark by Onecollection.