Authors
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.
14/01/2019

Chairs fall, worlds that tremble

If a chair reclines on the floor: something is not right. This is confirmed by the scene represented by Hogarth. It happens in a luxurious and motley residence. It has been some time since the wedding and the desire - if there was any - has vanished. With it the composure. The lady stretches herself ordinarily. The gentleman is squashed in the chair, obviously convalescing from a night of excess. The butler flees from the scene with a face of horror. Carrying some papers in the hand. Probably unpaid bills. Another servant, in the background, puts his hand to his...
+ Histories

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...
top