The furniture has a heart, and a story to tell; each of these creations, in fact, has a “father” who created them and launched them into the world, to enter the homes of all of us, and make our lives comfortable. Today we tell the story of the Saarinen tulip table chair, born from the genius of the designer and Finnish architect Eero Saarinen.
The famous Saarinen tulip table (1956) was designed in different versions, from small and tall coffee table in the model room. The material is made from a cast aluminum lacquered in various colors, but the plan is also available in marble or wood
12 Photos Gallery of: The History of Saarinen Tulip Table Chair
With the creation of the table, Eero thought it well to draw even a combined chair, the Tulip Chair, named for its shape reminiscent of a tulip, and takes off the table the characteristic leg goblet. The chair was a huge success when it was used in the TV series Star Trek, as a location within the spacecraft.
These creations of Saarinen tulip table are still some of the pieces of furniture most famous and popular in the world, of course, success is granite modern design and timeless, and the ease with which it fits everywhere.