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Chairpedia
Each chair tells its own story and here all fit. The own ones and the others. Even those in which the design is not the fundamental thing.
22/10/2019

Artificial Intelligence

Can you think of an object where you can rest your body without being conditioned by the knowledge and experience of the chairs you know, even without the concept of a chair marking boundaries? This is the kind of challenge that designers often propose to stimulate creativity, and it is not an easy task. Who could carry out such a task? Where can we find that kind of intelligence that is alien to our cultural archetypes? Maybe an extraterrestrial intelligence? Although we are bordering on science fiction, it is not necessary to cross the border of...
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The Inflatable Utopia

Anyone who has designed or produced a chair knows how difficult it is to conceive a structure that supports the weight of a corpulent...

Conversation on the train

No one doubts that the cantilever chair (freischwinger, which in German means free swing), based on the principle of the projecting...

Take two seats

Charles de Morny was a famous French politician and banker, related to all of the aristocracy (he was the half-brother of Napoleon...

The chairs of geniuses

Salvador Dalí wore a 41; but when he painted, to stimulate his creativeness, he wore smaller shoes, specifically size 38. The...
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