Tulip chair

The 'Space Age' chair

Announcement / Release
January 1956
Birth Place
New York, New York, United States of America


The Tulip chair was designed by Eero Saarinen in 1955 and 1956 for the Knoll company of New York City. It was designed primarily as a chair to match the complementary dining table. The chairhas the smooth lines of modernism and was experimental with materials for its time. The chair is considereda classic of industrial design.The chair is often considered 'space age' for its futuristic use ofcurves and artificial materials.

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