Paimio Chair..Just Sit and Breath!
Designers: Alvar Aalto
Manufacturer: Oy Huonekalu-ja Rakennustyötehdas Ab, Turku, Finland
Story or Purpose: Originally designed for tuberculosis patients to sit comfortably and inhale the maximum amout of fresh air.
Inspiration: Marcel Breuer Chair in 1927.
What we Like: The simplcity in its structure using the bent wood technique gives the design it contemporary feel and makes it timeless.
And the combination of functionality and beauty and the user-centered approch in its design.
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