designed 1992, manufactured 1993
Designed by Ron Arad (English (born in Israel, 1951))
Object Place: Europe, London, England
105.1 x 40.6 x 108.58 cm (41 3/8 x 16 x 42 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Stainless steel mesh and mild steel
Not On View
Chair: woven polished stainless steel mesh and blackened mild steel. Crate: plywood with metal hinge and screws. Low chair formed from a continuous section of woven polished stainless steel mesh; its sides edged with blackened mild steel. A flexible section of mesh overhangs the top of the chair back. The foot consists of another elongated section of mesh which can be rolled up to form a footrest. Crate is veneered plywood; its shape conforms to that of the chair. The upper and lower sections are hinged at the foot.
Sold by the artist's agent, Theo Theodorou, Dulwich, London to the MFA. (Accession date: April 14, 1994)
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund
Reproduced with permission.