Re: Favorite chair?

July 4th, 2018, 3:32 am

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No one mentioned the Panton chair yet? From a sculptural perspective, definitely a favorite!
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I went to see a talk by Tom Dixon last year and liked some of his chairs, especially the S and Pylon.
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And then there's the Lockheed Lounge by Marc Newson.
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Finally, and also surprisingly comfortable if you put the effort in, the Do hit chair for Droog by Marijn Van der Poll.
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Ok, so none of those is particularly good at actual comfort. From experience, and still great to look at, the Wassily Chair by Marcel Breuer supports your butt in a lovely way.
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Re: Favorite chair?

July 4th, 2018, 11:25 am

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I have like 10 or 20 favorite chairs, but if I had to choose just one to take to an island it would be the 1006 Emeco Navy Chair.
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Re: Favorite chair?

August 7th, 2018, 2:34 pm

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I think one of the most interesting and iconic designs in the last 20yrs is by Professors Gregory Polletta and Sunj Jang - gregorysung and which The Steinway and Son's Owners Magazine has called "the PIANOFORTE designs by gregorysung are a definite candidate to become heirloom in the future cleverly combining elegance with a sense of fun and luxury"

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I think the design even won the Best of Architectural Digest, The Best of Elle Decor and The Design Duo award as well

Re: Favorite chair?

August 16th, 2018, 3:07 am

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Neat. Here are a few of my recent favorites.
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Re: Favorite chair?

August 16th, 2018, 3:10 am

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I am also loving the concept chairs by Joris Laarman Labs: http://www.jorislaarman.com/work/

Check the adaptation chair, a full nylon SLS 3D print then electroplated in copper.
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