Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for
an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for
a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Kate Chair / wing chair

Kate Chair
Kate Chair

Kate Chair is the reinterpretation of the classical wing chair. Quoting the value perception and sybolism, the reinterpratation accents both his speciality and his features. He also interprets the wing chair using materials and new technologies. Being a contrast between analogical stichings as well as pillows at the seat and the innovative 3D technology of knitting of the oversized chair-back, Kate Chair appears known and familiar, next to new and not yet experienced.
The Offering of different elastic and strong knitted areas as well as the resilient metal construction is important for the comfort.

University

Herkner, Sebastian

Herkner, Sebastian
Offenbach am Main, Germany

Sebastian Herkner