The Master of the Chair
Danish architect Hans J. Wegner is considered a pioneering furniture designer of the twentieth century.
Every other piece of industrial design is a pot or a dish or something insignificant.
German designer Martin Ballendat’s Perillo lounge chair for Zuco won the people’s choice award at the Orgatec trade show in...
The Crystal Chair
To build a chair usually does not begin with filling a large glass tank with water, nor does it involve submerging polyester...
The LAMI Chair
Javier Cristiani's LAMI chair, which was unveiled at last Spring's ICFF, now has a family: an ottoman, a side table and a coffee...
The Vegetal Chair
The Bouroullec brothers continue to prove that there's no limit to variation and innovation in chair design.
8 Iconic Chairs by Hans Wegner
Hans Wegner's name is synonymous with Danish design the world over, and his seemingly simple chair designs helped usher in an...
A Cherner Chair Retrospective
A look at how the iconic Cherner chair design has appeared inside the pages of Dwell magazine over the years.
How to Pair a Sofa and Chair
How to Build an Eames Chair
I know, I know, the Eames Shell Chair is totally ubiquitous, which is part of why this Herman Miller film from the Eames Office...
Every Chair Tells a Story
Designer Yinka Ilori narrates his personal experience by creating upcycled chairs.
The MR Chair's Manufacturing Background
Our story on the Vanguard Way House prompted a query about the vintage armchairs featured in the living room.
Phloem Studio's Peninsula Chair
Not long ago we took a look at deft joinery and fine form of the Laura desk by Portland, Oregon's Phloem Studio.
Hosu Chair by Patricia Urquiola
Coalesse's multipurpose chair design from Patricia Urquiola is equally suited to working and lounging.
Broom Chair by Emeco
Philippe Starck designed the Broom chair back in 2003, but since it took nearly a decade to perfect the material engineering it...
Kadushin's Laser Cut Chairs
In "Recent Uploads" at the Appel Gallery in Berlin, designer Ronen Kadushin exhibited a series of chairs laser cut from 6-mm...
Emeco's 111 Navy Chair
The tale of the Emeco's 111 Navy chair is that of a phoenix rising.
10 Sturdy Desk Chairs
Whether wrought from molded aluminum or the latest techno-mesh, few seats work harder than the sturdy desk chair.
Café America Chair
At our San Francisco office, we've had reuse on our minds.
The Relief Chair and Fashioning Felt
At first glance I thought this chair was made from the rather hard and inhospitable charcoal-colored packing material that often...