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Rietveld’s Berlin Chair

Berlin Chair by Rietveld Front I56A0992a

Berlin Chair by Rietveld Right Side I56A0990

Berlin Chair by Rietveld Right sideI56A0991

Rietveld’s Berlin Chair

I’m kind of proud a Google search Berlin Chair by Rietveld results in a first place for a photo featured in a prior post.
Finally I’ve my own photo’s of the very chair. The Stedelijk in Amsterdam has one.
In addition there is one up for sale at Phillips today.
Estimate £12,000 – 18,000.
Curious what it’s result will be.
Upodate: Sold for £16,250

Why Hilda loves the Marshmallow Sofa

Marshmallow Sofa by George Nelson
Hilda Marshmallow sofa

The Hilda Stories: The Woman on the Marshmallow Sofa from Herman Miller on Vimeo.

Why Hilda loves the Marshmallow Sofa

Hilda Longinotti has worked with George Nelsons for 21 years. Listen why she loves the Marshmellow Sofa.
An excellent story for our Chairchez La Femme series and found on the Herman Miller blog.

Free Falling Chair by Ezri Tarazi

Free-Falling-Chair-by-Ezri-Tarazi White 02

Free-Falling-Chair-by-Ezri-Tarazi Red 01

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Free Falling Chair by Ezri Tarazi

Ezri took a lady dummy or mannequin, filled it with concrete and let it plunge into a trapezoidal box made from a perforated metal sheets.
The chair is formed.

Design: Ezri Tarazi
Design Assistance: Guy Mishali and Guy Ben Adon
Studio Tarazi Ltd. copyright 2011
This work was published on October 18, 2011 as a memento for Israeli Soldier, Gilad Shalit, who came back from isolated captivity after more than 5 years, and as a salute to his firmness.

Found this chair via edgina on Tumblr:

Rover Chair by Ron Arad

Rover by Ron Arad at Centre Pompidou, Paris P1030702

Rover Chair by Ron Arad

With the post: Chair Candy 1: Ron Arad at the Centre Pompidou in Paris I started a series of posts of Ron Arad’s solo exhibition at the Centre Pompidou in Paris, an exhibition that later was featured in Moma

Recently I’ve renewed my photo repository and refound the photo’s, so there is some reason to go on with this small series under Ron’s own lemma here: chair candy.