the age of design

object of our affection

originally designed by brazilian architect paulo mendes da rocha in 1957, the paulistano armchair is now being produced by french brand objekto.  the steel, single bar frame and slung leather or canvas seat cuts a sporty silhouette that references the chair’s first use in the athletic clubs of sao paolo.


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[…] more crinkly leather on a steel frame.  we’re developing a theme here. […]

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[…] those chairs = charlotte perriand + paolo mendes da rocha […]

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