The Eero Aarnio Style Ball Chair is a high standard reproduction by Interior Addict of the legendary Ball chair, also known as the Globe Chair, Eero Aarnio designed in 1966. You can find this high quality reproductions by clicking on the red link. This chair is a well known and succesful design and you might have seen this chair in science fiction films such as Men in Black and the Prisoner. Eero Aarnio was inspired by this chair for his later designed Bubble Chair as an alternative to this chair with more light. This chair almost describes what designer furniture in the 60s was about: innovative ideas, bright colours, new materials and round shapes. The Eero Aarnio can bring a bit of the 60s back to life in your modern living room.
The Eero Aarnio Syle Ball Chair is of a very high quality and is very accurate to the original design. The round chair looks like a globe of which a part is cut off in which you can sit comfortably. The sides of the chair will surround you and partially shut you off from the rest of the world, making it perfect for relaxation. The swivel base will allow you to turn around a full 136 degrees on its axis. From the back this chair will look as if it is a perfect round ball. The cushions in the seat and back will make this chair very comfortable.
The Eero Aarnio Style Ball Chair is available in a black or white fibreglass shell and the inside can be the following colours: black, red, baby blue, dark blue, warm grey, dark green and burgundy. The shell is made from a strong fibreglass, which is manufactured by the best fibreglass moulders, and surrounded by a smooth, shiny gel coat. The internal of the shell is upholstered by a Danish wool fabric which required hand work of experts to stretch the fabric leaving no wrinkles.
The Eero Aarnio Style Ball Chair has the following dimensions: the ball has a diameter of 103cm, a height of 125cm (with the swivel base) and a depth of 73cm. The chair is also available for children in a much smaller size, which can also be found on Interior Addict. This is not just a lounge chair, this chair will feel like a cozy little room that protects you from noise en helps you to get calm and relaxed.