Nuova Chair Paolo 1967
The blow chair was designed in 1967 by jonathan de pas 1932 91 donato d urbino born 1935 paolo lomazzi born 1936 and carla scolari born in the 1930s. This was the first mass produced inflatable chair.
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Nuova chair paolo 1967. It is a youthful playful expression of the free casual lifestyle and culture of ephemerality associated with this period. During the second world war to avoid being deported to germany on september 8 1943 he left italy during his military service and moved to switzerland. Blow is one of the objects that have shaped the history of design and made in italy object of worship timeless catalog zanotta.
All four designers were born in milan and trained as architects. We were young full of life and. The blow chair was created in 1967 by jonathan de pas donato d urbino paolo lomazzi and carla scolari a group embedded in the italian anti design movement.
This icon of 1960s pop furniture embodies the revolutionary spirit of its time. Vintage blow chair designed by paolo lomazzi donato d urbino and jonathan de pas produced by zanotta in 1967 first mass produced inflatable chair made of pvc plastic manufactured through a new technique with electronic welding weighs 4 5 kg. Executed in candy colored plastic it was far more.
The chair was first manufactured in 1968 by the italian company zanotta spa. Blow 270 zanotta designer jonathan de pas donato d urbino paolo lomazzi 1967 clear calendered pvc high frequency electronically welded to the blow chair on architonic as early as the 1930s cameras hair dryers and other small devices were produced from plastics with resounding names such as catalin xylonite and the familiar bakelite. Paolo lomazzi donato d urbino jonathan de pas.
While in the country he taught at the local university and took courses at the champ universitaire italien in lausanne. 33 x 47 1 8 x 40 1 4 83 8 x 119 7 x. The blow inflatable armchair designed by jonathan de pas donato d urbino and paolo lomazzi is the first mass produced inflatable chair.
Find the latest shows biography and artworks for sale by paolo lomazzi. Blow 1967 is a project of jonathan de pas donato d urbino and paolo lomazzi and carla scolari for zanotta made of pvc. Designed by the milan based studio of de pas d urbino and lomazzi and manufactured through a new technique electronic welding.
This icon of 1960s pop furniture embodies the revolutionary spirit continue reading 1967 paolo. Vico magistretti was born on october 6 1920 in milan italy he was the son of an architect. The one and only inflatable chair.
The chair blow was designed as a piece of furniture at low cost to travel easy to carry and assemble.