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Exhibition: Re-loved Panton Chair by Chris Bosse of LAVA

Re-loved Panton Chair by Chris Bosse of LAVA

Re-loved Panton Chair by Chris Bosse of LAVA

Re-loved Panton Chair by Chris Bosse of LAVA

Australian Architect Chris Bosse has built a sliced up homage to the 1967 Panton Chair as part of this year’s Sydney Design Festival. The designer has “…chosen to represent this shape as slices, similar to an MRI scan in order to make visible its complex three-dimensional geometry. The chair is metaphorically and physically carved out of a sliced box”, says Bosse. “The project retro-digitises the chair design, although it was the chair that preceded the digital design revolution.”

Re-loved, Panton Chair, by Chris Bosse, LAVA, 31 July – 30 September 2010,
Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, Australia, during the Sydney Design Festival


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