Furniture Piece: Bertoia Diamond Chair
Designer: Harry Bertoia
Materials: Steel rods (welded) and options of cushions
Notes: Harry Bertoia was an italian-born artist/sculptor. His art-related endeavors, including jewelry making, lead him to work with Ray and Charles Eames in Irvine, California at Evans Product Company. He then went on to establish his own studio in Pennsylvania and developed work with Florence and Hans Knoll to design the Bertoia collection.
Fun Fact: Harry Bertoia made Ray and Charles Eames’ wedding rings.