ISSUE 81  |  Best of Architecture

The Invisible Chair: Architect-Designed Cafe Seating

July 19, 2013 11:00 AM

BY Julie Carlson

Designed by Stockholm-based architect Johannes Norlander, the graceful indoor/outdoor Kyparn Chair can be stacked when not in use.

Above: A pair of the armchairs on the porch of a small summerhouse; photograph by Patric Johansson.

Above: The Kyparn Chair is lightweight, stackable, and made from an unbroken, curving line of solid steel with pipe steel legs; it’s £180 from Exterior Interior.

Above: All pieces of steel are electroplated and powder-coated.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on April 14, 2009.