Chairs with a Colorful Twist by Annie Coggan by

Issue 34 · Children's Summer · August 22, 2012

Chairs with a Colorful Twist by Annie Coggan

Issue 34 · Children's Summer · August 22, 2012

Furniture designer and artist Annie Coggan has a whimsical way with chairs; her creations are surreal yet completely functional; ideal for houses with children.

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Above: Coggan's chairs have personalities of their own. Photo of Little Building Cafe by Rhine Allen.

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Above: Coggan plays with scale and color as she uses an eclectic mix of furniture pieces.

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Above: A railing spindle finds a new home.

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Above L. In her Little Building Cafe, a display of Coggan's chairs is hung on the wall. Above R: A vintage shoe becomes the fourth leg of a painted bentwood chair. Photo of Little Building Cafe by Rhine Allen

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Above: In Coggan's world, every object has new chair potential.

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Above: Some reworked chairs waiting to be painted. Studio photos by Jennifer Hudson.

N.B. See Coggan’s chairs in her recently remodeled kitchen, A Kitchen in Maine, on a Minimal Budget.



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