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oyo / Chair


Discipline: Product


Discipline: Product

The oyo from aeris is the world's first combination of a saddle seat, shell chair and rocking chair. Its principal argument is that it is simple. The model consists of two basic parts, a frame and an injection-molded shell. The cushioning is attached by an ingenious keder groove rendering an additional cushioning shell superfluous. The flowing organic combination of the convex saddle shape and the concave back demonstrates sophisticated esthetics ˗ perfectly balanced by the brilliant chrome frame. Creative ergonomics too: the oyo is a rocking invitation to assume all sorts of sitting positions and move more.

  • ASSESMENT CRITERIA Aesthetics, Innovation, Usability + Ergonomics

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Trade / Industry

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, Australia/Oceania, Europe, North America

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months


Client / Manufacturer

aeris GmbH

aeris GmbH
Haar bei München, Germany

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Design Ballendat

Design Ballendat Germany
Simbach am Inn, Germany

Martin Ballendat

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