MIKA TOLVANEN ON THE DESIGN “Visu Wide Chair is a new member of the expanding Visu Chair family. The task was to create a personal interpretation of the ever-relevant plywood chair. I wanted my chair to have an unobtrusive and timeless nature that is familiar but never boring and without sacrificing function or ergonomics. The generous proportions of VISU WIDE ensure high comfort and an exclusive appearance.”
MIKA TOLVANEN is part of the Finnish Rehti Design group. After graduating from the Royal College of Art with a Master in design in 2001, Mika established his own design office in Helsinki. He has since worked with some of the world’s top designers and manufacturers.
MIKA TOLVANEN ON HIS DESIGN PHILOSOPHY
The objective is not only to design products but rather look for occasions that need design. What really defines objects is how we use them not what they appear to be. Design should not be the one that requires attention by being special.
MIKA TOLVANEN ON NEW NORDIC DESIGN
The way of doing design is always very personal for each designer. But the way we dwell up here has penetrated our lives and the way we design. Nordic design has always been here and there have been no gaps between periods. Only means of manufacturing have developed making new design more exciting.
The Visu Wide Chair Wood Base by Muuto is four centimetres wider and deeper than the standard Visu Chair giving it more leisure feel and high comfort. The silhouette is oversized and ergonomic with solid wooden legs ensuring high comfort and an exclusive appearance. Bring timeless context either to your home or office space.
This product is available for delivery within 4-6 weeks.
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|Material||Wet lacquered ash or oak veneer shell, formpressed wood veneer base.|
|Height||78.5 cm, seat height - 45 cm|
|Width||50 cm, seat width - 50 cm|