PLAYING CARD CHAIR

Industrial design

THE THINNEST

Selected from over 20,000 entries, IDEA & Associates was chosen by Politecnico di Milano to showcase its work at the Universities stand for this year’s edition of the Salone.

The ‘Playing card’ chair has been designed with the purpose of reducing storage space and maximizing its use in enclosed and confined environments.

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ABOUT

CONCEPT

iDEA&Associates has design and built a world’s first in chair design. The ‘Playing card’ chair has been developed with the purpose of reducing storage space and maximizing its use in enclosed environments such as on board a yacht or for events.

DESIGNED TO BE

STRONG

Carbon fiber was an obvious choice of material as it is rigid and lightweight and has attractive properties associated with technology. Using the same material as Formula 1 aerodynamic appendix, the chair has been adapted to withstand up to 100kgs and in one cubic metre you can store 400 chairs instead of 4