- Designer : Eero Aarnio
- Year of Design : 1965
- Dimensions : 21cm x 19cm x 17.4cm
- Made in Germany
- Disclaimer : This is a miniature version of the original Eero Aarnio design. It is NOT a full size chair
InformationDesktop sized model of the Ball Chair by Eero Aarnio, designed in 1965. Though a radical design in which Aarnio embodied the spirit of the 1960's he did not embrace pop culture's ethos of disposability and ephemerality - his designs were intended to be durable and were high quality.
As part of the Vitra Design Museum collection these miniature editions of classic chairs all form part of modern furniture design history. The construction, materials and colours correspond to the historical Vitra Design Museum collection originals, right down to the last detail. Because they are so true to the originals, the miniatures are not only valuable collector's items, but also ideal illustrative materials for universities, design colleges and architects.