After Saarinen joined the Knoll Layout Group in the 40’s, he invested the following 15 years developing one of the most recognizable Knoll items, consisting of the Tulip chairs as well as tables, the Womb chair, and the 70 seating collection.
Eero, that was recognized for being obsessed with modification, took a sculptural strategy to furniture design, building numerous designs and complete range mock-ups to accomplish the ideal curve, find the ideal line, as well as obtain one of the most pleasing proportions.
His designs, which used modern materials in graceful, natural shapes, aided develop the online reputation and identity of Ridge throughout its developmental years.
Architect Eero Saarinen was brilliant at producing expressive sculptural kinds. From his TWA Terminal (now the TWA Resort) at New York’s JFK Airport to the Gateway Arch in St. Louis to his Stand Table (1956 ), there’s a magic in everything he developed.
The Saarinen Table began with his observation that “the underside of typical tables and chairs makes a complicated, unrestful globe,” and as he described in the 1956 Times publication cover story, he was creating a new collection to “clear the shantytown of legs in the U.S. home.”
Later that year, he finished the Stand Table, which bases on a gracefully shaped cast-aluminum base influenced by a decline of high-viscosity fluid. This is the authentic Stand Table by Ridge; it’s stamped with the KnollStudio logo as well as Eero Saarinen’s trademark. Tabletop made in Italy or U.S.A., relying on the material.
Rock masters carefully select marble with the very best make-up and veining to produce tops for marble Saarinen Pedestal Tables.
Please feel confident that each one’s, one-of-a-kind markings are not imperfections but instead the extremely characteristics that make it a real unique.
Sleek marble tops have a glossy polyester layer, as well as Satin Marble tops, have a matte satin polyester coating; both types assist secure against spots.