Cassina reissues Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin 1 chair - architecture and design

Cassina reissues Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin 1 chair



Frank Lloyd Wright's geometric Taliesin 1 armchair, which the American architect designed for his own home, is in production for the first time in 28 years.
Lloyd Wright designed the chair in 1949 for the living room of his Taliesin West home and studio in Arizona, where he lived until his death in 1959.
The piece wasn't mass produced until the late 1980s, when Italian furniture brand Cassina first released a version of it, but was discontinued shortly after in 1990 for being "too avant-garde".
However the Taliesin 1 armchair is finally back on the market, reissued by Cassina in partnership with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation.
The chair is on sale in its original beech plywood form with a cherry wood veneer, which can be left natural or stained in black oak. Frank Lloyd Wright's Talesein chair is reissued in its original beech-plywood form, which can be left natural or stained in black oakAlthough he is mostly renowned for his "organic" architecture, Lloyd Wright created numerous furniture designs in the early part of his career.
The complex angled structure of Taliesin 1, which ensures its stability, draws on his modernist architectural style. Constructed from a single piece of folded plywood, the chair has a characteristic "wooden origami" shape.
The armchair now has a slightly more reclined backrest and thicker paddingIn its latest iteration, the chair is updated with a slightly more reclined backrest and thicker padding, ...
_MFUENTENOTICIAS dezeen
_MURLDELAFUENTE http://www.dezeen.com/

--------------------------------
 
Adamo Faiden completes undulating geometric plaza in financial centre of Buenos Aires

The Saddle Peak Residence Situated in the Santa Monica Mountains

16-05-2019 21:55 - ( Architecture )


Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

a solar-powered chicken caravan by doh studio is a ?coop on wheels?

designers on holiday (DOH studio) has created an aluminium clad solar powered chicken coop for the ecology center in san juan capistrano. The post a solar-powered chicken caravan by doh studio is a ‘coop on wheels’ appeared first on...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

marc ange debuts peacock-style collection for visionnaire during design miami

?the garden of beauty? exhibit features two different chair styles with backrests that echo the plumage of the bird. The post marc ange debuts peacock-style collection for visionnaire during design miami appeared first on designboom | architecture...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

Concrete arch covers Mexico City's Italian restaurant Sartoria

Board-marked concrete is used to create a vaulted dining space in this restaurant in Mexico City\'s Roma neighbourhood, designed by local studio Taller ADG to echo old Italian trattorias. Alonso de Garay of Taller ADG designed the Italian...
02-11-2019 21:58 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

Prison clad in perforated weathering steel has pastel-coloured sports court

Local Architecture Network has built a minimum security prison with a perforated metal facade of weathering steel in Nanterre that has a sports court in pastel hues. The minimum security prison is also the headquarters of the Penitentiary Services...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

A Wall Of Built-In Bunk Beds Creates Plenty Of Sleeping Space For Visitors

When Linc Thelen Design renovated this house in Rolling Prairie, Indiana, they included a guest bedroom that’s been designed with multiple bunk beds. The three sets of built-in bunk beds, with wood ladders and safety rails, create a place for...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )


Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

AHEAD Asia awards 2019 judges discuss winning hotels | Interiors | Dezeen

Hotels recognised at this years\' AHEAD Asia awards mix contemporary design with attention to heritage, say the awards programme\'s judges in this movie Dezeen produced for AHEAD. The third AHEAD Asia awards, which took place at Andaz...
17-04-2019 22:02 - ( architecture TV )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

new york sunshine-designed UNKNWN store opens during art basel miami

boasting an industrial vibe that resonates with miami\'s wynwood district, UNKNOWN\'s interior design pays homage to basketball. The post new york sunshine-designed UNKNWN store opens during art basel miami appeared first on designboom |...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

Dezeen Awards judges on trends in architecture | Architecture | Dezeen

With one week to go until the Dezeen Awards winners are announced, the master jury for the architecture categories discuss the trends that emerged from this year\'s entries in this movie filmed at the judging day in London last month. While...
21-11-2018 21:58 - ( architecture TV )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

giant holographic dinosaurs take over paris streets for julien nonnon?s ?prehistoric safari?

the installation transforms the \'jardin d?acclimatation\' park using video-mapping technology to create an experience of \'space-time travel\' full of surprises in the jurassic era. The post giant holographic dinosaurs take over paris...
06-12-2019 21:56 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

Jordana Maisie designs "deco meets industrial" interior for Una Pizza Napoletana in New York

Penny rounds cover surfaces and perforated metal forms partitions at this pizzeria in New York\'s Lower East Side, designed by Jordana Maisie. Una Pizza Napolitana opened last month on Orchard Street, amid the throngs of eateries and bars found...
26-05-2018 21:53 - ( Architecture )


Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

JYC Office

AD ARCHITECTURE have designed an office for a Chinese clothing brand called JYC, located in Dalang Town, Dongguan, China. The space is an ?illusory structure? deduced from physical light and shadows. Rather than following conventions, the project...
06-12-2019 21:55 - ( Architecture )
Architectural Walking Tours: Vancouver

Disney Princesses As Modern Day Girls Living In 2017

In recent years, we’ve seen quite a few reimagined ‘modern’ versions of the Disney princesses we grew up loving and admiring. This latest interpretation by Chilean digital artist Fernanda Suarez, however, might be the fairest of them...
24-09-2017 21:54 - ( Architecture )
-------------------------------------