Daily Archives: January 9th, 2012

History Lesson: The Butterfly Chair

The Butterfly Chair, aka the Hardoy chair, the sling chair, or the BKF chair, was designed by Argentinian architects Grupo Austral in 1938 for a project in Buenos Aires. It was officially introduced in 1940 at the design exhibition Salon de Artistas Decoradores. Composed of two bent tubular steel rods and a leather sling creating [...]