2M Blog
2M Shop
2M Directory
2M Collective
live. learn. share. design.

A Kartell Master Piece

Categories: Furniture + Lighting

1352648582-kartell-masters-stabelbar2

“We weren’t born just today. There have been masters before us,” said Philippe Starck in 2009, explaining the design of his Masters chair for Kartell. Morphing the shapes of 3 celebrated 20th Century chairs—Arne Jacobsen’s Series 7 Chair, the Saarinen Tulip Armchair, and the Eiffel Chair by Charles Eames—Starck created a distinctive silhouette of his own. Crafted from polypropylene, linear and lightweight, and suitable for both indoor & outdoor use, the beauty of the Kartell Masters Chair lies in its ability to invoke the past while remaining undeniably a chair of the present. Screen shot 2013-08-20 at 11.18.51 PM

Images: Kartell, Starck

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>