Lounge Chair | 1968


Lounge chair was designed by the futuristic German industrial designer Luigi Colani in 1968. The shell is wrapped in quality fabric and nested in a chrome-plated steel frame. The organic form offers maxiumu comfort ”for both the young and the young at heart who like a dash of extravagance” (original text from ’68). ”The earth is round, all the heavenly bodies are round; they all move on round or elliptical orbits. This same image of circular globe-shaped mini worlds orbiting around each other follows us right down to the microcosmos. We are even aroused by round forms in species propagation related eroticism. Why should I join the straying mass who want to make everything angular?”

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3 Responses to “Lounge Chair | 1968”

  1. 1 upholstery October 18, 2013 at 4:59 pm

    Wanting to finish a vintage style room currently, still trying to locate a really bright
    red table though I don’t imagine ikea would stock those!

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