Reworked Thonet Chairs

Melbourne

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As part of this years Melbourne International Design Festival in July, Thonet hosted an exhibition of local emerging and established designer’s re-imagining of their classic café chair. We didn’t get to see them in person, but are kind of wishing we had.

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The exhibition was called 18 Chairs Escape. They’re all pretty kooky - we really like the chair re-worked into a coat rack. What do you think?

[ Images care of MIDF 2008 + Thonet]

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