Tulip Side Chair

- Mar 05, 2019-

The Tulip Side Chair is one of the most classic works by American designer Eero Saarinen (1910-1961), designed in 1956. It is made of plastic and aluminum which supported by a large and circular base. And from the bottom to the top are streamlined, it looks elegant and comfortable. Moreiver, he tried to make the chair legs more simple through the design of this chair. It gets rid of the structure of the four supporting feet of the traditional chair, so that people sitting on this chair have more space for activities in the legs.


Due to the characteristics of the round foot, it will not crush the ground. These forms were obtained with careful consideration of production techniques and human posture. Their free form is the product of the function and is associated with a new material and technology. Tulip shaped like a romantic tulip, also seems to be an elegant wine glass.