MoMA
Konstantin Grcic

MYTO chair

2007
Not on view
Manufacturer
Plank Collezioni Srl
Medium
BASF Ultradur High Speed plastic
Dimensions
32 5/16 x 20 1/2 x 20 7/8" (82 x 52 x 53 cm)
Credit
Gift of the manufacturer
Object number
441.2008.1-8
Copyright
© 2015 Konstantin Grcic

This clear-cut, angular chair was produced in collaboration with the German company BASF using a single-injected piece of Ultradur High Speed, an advanced plastic usually reserved for the automotive industry. The plastic’s molecular characteristics and its strength allow for a sleek transition from thick to thin cross sections and thus for the cantilever that makes the chair so distinctive.

Gallery label from Rough Cut: Design Takes a Sharp Edge, November 26, 2008–October 12, 2009
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