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Lina Bo Bardi Folding Chair (1950’s)

Lina Bo Bardi Folding Chair (1950’s)

Lina Bo Bardi Folding Chair (1950’s)


Folding Chair manufactured by Estudio Arte De Palma, designed by Lina Bo Bardi. Italian born Lina Bo Bardi, who began her career in Milan under Gio Ponti, was an incredibly prolific architect and designer who devoted her working life, most of it spent in Brazil, to promoting the social and …

Folding Chair manufactured by Estudio Arte De Palma, designed by Lina Bo Bardi. Italian born Lina Bo Bardi, who began her career in Milan under Gio Ponti, was an incredibly prolific architect and designer who devoted her working life, most of it spent in Brazil, to promoting the social and cultural potential of architecture and design. Bo designed modern furniture in plywood and native Brazilian woods (which she admired for their inherent “strength” and “beauty”); she believed that every designed object ought to take on a form that would display its own natural logic.

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