Redefining Design: Micarta Chair by Marc Newson

Designer Marc Newson gives new life to a straight line by playing with the possibilities to create a functional chair from a single, uninterrupted line molded into an innovative shape.  The Micarta Chair from Marc Newson’seponymous label is a unique, visually arresting accent piece for your home or office.  The simple design is captivating because of its unusual inspiration, paying tribute to Newson’s creativity and design prowess.  His ability to transform a single line into beautiful and functional furniture in such an unexpected way is sophisticated and whimsical at the same time.

 

Micarta Chair by Marc Newson

 

The Micarta chair by Marc Newson is a conversation starter from the moment your guests see it.  The angles and shapes are carefully designed to be ergonomic and comfortable, with a sloped seat and flared backrest for support.  The rich, bold red color is striated in different shades along the same direction as the folded line to add depth and highlight the geometric nature of the design.

 

Micarta Chair by Marc Newson

 

Its open concept looks lightweight and defies gravity, making it all the more entertaining to sit down on the floating seat and enjoy.  Experience the creative possibilities of a single line with Marc Newson’s Micarta chair and your definition of furniture design will be challenged like never before.  Does the exciting shape of the Micarta Chair capture your imagination and inspire you to rethink the possibilities within a straight line?

  • Reviewed Item: Micarta Chair
  • In: Living