71 bertoia chairs Stories
Bertoia Chairs: Well Worth the Waffle Butt
"-Harry Bertoia Wow, what can I really add to that? I am obsessed with chairs, and... Harry Bertoia's wire chairs, originally designed for Knoll in the 1950's. The di... them. Bertoia chairs are very popular in clean modern designs, but they also work... these chairs, they are mainly made of air, like sculpture. Space passes right through... favorite Bertoia use of all time is in one of, if not the greatest, pocket park in the..."
Modern Chairs Get Soft With Sheepskin
"modern chairs — just drape a sheepskin throw and let the snuggling begin... hard-lined Bertoia chair feels a little more natural and organic. When draping a modern... odern chairs often make strong, architectural statements in a room. However, they're... makes mod chairs more comfortable, it also softens the look as well. With the addition... modern chair with a sheepskin, the look is casual but considered. Follow the lead of..."
On View: Chair Exhibit Showcases 20th-Century Style
Iconic 20th-century chairs from the Vitra Design Museum are collected in a spectacular Florida exhibit
"20th-century chairs from the Vitra Design Museum are collected in a spectacular Florida... every chair to give it a test drive. Let's face it: Some of these chairs, such as... Hundred Chairs, on show at the Tampa Art Museum through September 16, is a wonderful... 20th-century chair designs from the Vitra Collection. As iconic as they are beautiful... ction chairs and prototypes from just about every major architect and designer provide..."
18 Great Mid-Century Modern Chairs
Innovative chairs before and after WWII have lasting design power today. Which one fits your style best?
"ative chairs before and after WWII have lasting design power today. Which one fits... great chairs we've featured in our Modern Icons series. I thought it was a wonderful... Barcelona chair and I'm thinking of Bertoia chairs (the red ones) for the dining... Lounge Chair; Hans Wegner's Shell Chair; and the Bubble Chair by Eero Aarnio... Panton S chair and the Bubble Chair. I think I ruled the Bubble Chair too young for..."
Houzz Quiz: Which Midcentury Modern Chair Are You?
"lounge chair! Nice chair! Product Description The Eames Lounge Chair and matching... Nice chair..like it So, the Florence Knoll lounge chair! I'm not very midmod... Elbow Chair. Mwahahaha. Forgot to say I am a tulip chair, I actually would like 6... Florence chair. Silly really when I already knew my chair on choice would be Saari... it! The chair & the results ;) Eames lounge chair! Best Houzz quiz so far :) You..."
Modern Icons: The George Nelson Coconut Chair
"Coconut Chair is a stylish slice of modern cushiness. It was designed by George Nelson... Harry Bertoia — and their relationships are the reason so many of their pieces still... Coconut Chair "to give lounge seating comfort, together with great freedom of movement... ustom-chairs/ Very interesting chairs and this is fabulous, love the design, the... interesting chairs and this is fabulous! Love the design, the colors, everything. It works..."
Modern Icons: The Womb Chair
"the Womb Chair, designed by Eero Saarinen for Knoll in 1948. Many modern icons emerged... that this chair would be just as popular now? It's crazy Erika, I think the chairs from... styles of chairs. Susan, obviously I have a HUGE chair fetish. If anyone has any s... purchased a Bertoia Bird Chair and I love it! I recovered it in a cut velvet damask from... Memphis chairs--beginning with my favorite: Michele de Lucchi's First Chair. Maybe..."
New Classics: Frank Gehry's Hat Trick Chair
Hockey and apple baskets, not magic, inspired this bent-ply beauty, but the way it can change up a room's look is pure alchemy
"Trick chair, which is most often used as a dining chair but plays hard all over the... sitting. My bertoia diamond wire chair definitely needs a cushion! But...that never stopped... Trick chair is the only chair of the collection with a solid seat - and is perhaps... but this chair looks awfully uncomfortable. I have sat in another modern icon--the Wassily... Wassily chair--and can attest to its lack of comfort. Sometimes great looking chairs..."
Modern Icons: Jens Risom Chairs
"dining chairs evolve? It was a combination of an imported talent from Denmark, a... classic chairs, love the use at the dining tables becuse of the scale but not a fan... their chairs as well. thanks for another great idea book, becky. part of the fun... of this chair. thanks for the happy memories!... lounge chair. Even in a vast room like this one, the Risom Lounge Chair holds its... side chair. One of the things I love about these chairs are the staccato linear..."
Who Will Create the Iconic Furniture of Tomorrow?
"Plywood Chair, the Bertoia Diamond Chair, the Saarinen Tulip Table or the Mies Barcelona... Barcelona Chair, for starters. Each of these designs successfully challenged the norm... Parabola chair is amazing! Also I think Karim Rashid's outdoor chairs could definitely... derivative chair. Please excuse any typos. That Parabola Chair would b fabulous next 2... beautiful chair designs that are basically uncomfortable. A few chair designs from the..."
Almost Invisible Outdoor Furniture Lets Views Star
No less stylish for all its modesty, barely there furniture for gardens, patios and decks is designed to offer a clear view of the landscape
"on of chairs might evoke the warm feeling of an evening gathering with friends. The... rocking chair sitting on the front porch has my grandfather smoking a cigar and watching... expensive). Chairs & cushions available at Knoll (bertoia chair), DWR, etc. Would love... for the bertoia diamond wire chair (photos 1 and 2 above) on ebay and by googling... The wire chairs look very nice, but I wonder, are the comfortable for more than a few..."
Houzz Call: Looking for Dogs in Design
"your best chair, on a construction job, keeping you company in the studio or home office... white chair most of all. Jackson loves his personal "child-size" Bertoia chair which... favorite chair, Saarinen's Womb Chair... Only the best for her! Just Love this leather... tulip chairs and original circa 1954 Knoll sofa and chairs! Louie and Maggie in their... puppy. The chair she's in is HER chair. She doesn't like to sleep on the floor. You can..."
Houzz Call: Send in the Dogs
Have the greatest dog in the world? Share your best design photo featuring the dog you live or work with
"vintage bertoia chair. Here's miss Marple in all her cuteness ! This is Lily - helping... in this chair. My Little Darling Avery says, "Merry Christmas, Bones for all!!!" These... only one chair. This is Possum, my Toy Australian Shepherd. He keeps watch over the... Charlie (chair) and Sadie (ottoman) are the latest of our 5 --to date!!!- Westie rescues... of my chair. From there she can see out the LR, DR, and office windows, the back..."
Mix and Match Seating
"bistro chairs. Or pull the chairs up to a Saarinen Tulip Table. The photos below... pair of chairs at the table. Don't be afraid to drag in some chairs from your kitchen... matching chairs, which were often needlepointed, the custom made pads to protect it... wingback chairs at the ends of the tables, sometimes it's an unexpected pairing of a... table with chairs, sometimes there is a bench or a sofa on one side of the table, sometimes..."
My Houzz: Creative Thrifting Beautifies a Texas Bungalow
Secondhand finds and a designer’s gift for reinvention turn a historic-district house into a quirkily elegant family home
"Those wire chairs are the most uncomfortable chairs I've ever used, even with original... for one chair somewhere in the room (or, just sit on the bed,), not for two chairs... and the Bertoia Wire Chairs, while iconic and beautiful, are too 'flimsy'. Upholstered... keep the chairs, sell the table for the price I paid for the set, get the chairs re... and 6 chairs from Craig's list for $150, less than the cost of 2 chairs. This set..."