Vitra Introduces Chair Designs Inspired By Extreme Sports [NY Design Week 2012]

Vitra Introduces Chair Designs Inspired By Extreme Sports [NY Design Week 2012]
Design

The Swiss furniture company's new chairs evoke the undercarriage of a paraglider with a hanging, suspended seat.

Nestor Bailly, PSFK
  • 26 may 2012

Swiss furniture company Vitra presented two compelling designs aimed at providing comfortable seating in innovative ways at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York City. The first design, Waver by Konstantin Grcic, was inspired by the materials and designs used in extreme sports equipment.

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