Adding Comfort To Culture. Vitra Launches Fully Upholstered Versions Of Eames Shell Chairs.

Upholstered Versions of Eames Shell Chairs

The famous molded side and armchairs by Charles and Ray Eames, originally created in fiberglass in 1950, then made in plastic, now made of polypropylene, have become a little more comfy with the fully upholstered versions recently launched by Vitra. (more…)

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It’s A Stool. It’s A Chair. It’s A Chool! New Seating From Slam.

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The Chool is a new concept in modern seating. A combination stool and a chair in one (hence the name), designed by James Lucas for Slam. (more…)

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For The True Armchair Athlete. VIP Sports Lounges and Ottomans By Paolo Lillus.

VIP Sports Lounges and Ottomans

Inspired by his love of sports, designer Paolo Lillus has designed modern lounge chairs whose shape, design and fabrics emulate sports balls of all types. And each has a matching ottoman. (more…)

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When Computers And Classics Collide: Sebastian Brajkovic’s Lathe Furniture

Lathe Furniture by Sebastian Brajkovic

Last Spring, Carpenters Workshop Gallery had a showing of Sebastian Brajkovic’s collection of work, entitled Lathe. The exhibit consisted of a series of several chairs and one aluminum table, all of which combine classic furniture design with computer inspired ‘stretching’ to create a modern interpretation of antique style furniture. (more…)

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Damien Hirst & Other Artists Do Deck Chairs

damien hirst and other others do deck chairs

Almost exactly a year ago, I wrote a post on 16 fabulous artist designed deck chairs. Now, Just in time for summer, Artware Editions is offering a selection of artist-designed deck chairs by Damien Hirst, Gary Hume, Sir Peter Blake, Keith Tyson and others. (more…)

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