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Vitoria Regia stool, 2002

Ethylene vinyl acetate, stainless steel
21 in
53.3 cm
Edition 2/8
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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Dimensions: 48 dia x 21 h in (122 x 53 cm)

This work is number 2 from the edition of 8 produced in …

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Dimensions: 48 dia x 21 h in (122 x 53 cm)

This work is number 2 from the edition of 8 produced in 2002 for Carpenters Workshop Gallery. Signed with applied gallery label to underside: [Humberto & Fernando Campana Vitória Régia Stool (Medium) 2002 2/8 Carpenters Workshop Gallery].

Brazil

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Estudio Campana
Humberto and Fernando Campana
Brazilian, 1953 and 1961
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The Campana brothers are famed Brazilian furniture designers. Most celebrated for their design of the Vermelha chair—an iconic piece handmade from a huge length of rope, wrapped and woven to create the chair’s nest-like structure. “The Vermelha chair is an homage to chaos,” says Humberto. “It’s a portrait of Brazil, a melting pot of culture and races...and I try to manifest this idea into a kind of chair that is chaotic in its very construction.” The chair was the first piece of work exhibited by Brazilians at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Their studio continues to produce and develop furniture made from ordinary everyday materials that have been discarded, such as rope, fabric, wood, cardboard, plastic tubes, and aluminum wire.

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Dimensions: 48 dia x 21 h in (122 x 53 cm)

This work is number 2 from the edition of 8 produced in …

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Dimensions: 48 dia x 21 h in (122 x 53 cm)

This work is number 2 from the edition of 8 produced in 2002 for Carpenters Workshop Gallery. Signed with applied gallery label to underside: [Humberto & Fernando Campana Vitória Régia Stool (Medium) 2002 2/8 Carpenters Workshop Gallery].

Brazil

Manufacturer
Estudio Campana
Humberto and Fernando Campana
Brazilian, 1953 and 1961
Follow

The Campana brothers are famed Brazilian furniture designers. Most celebrated for their design of the Vermelha chair—an iconic piece handmade from a huge length of rope, wrapped and woven to create the chair’s nest-like structure. “The Vermelha chair is an homage to chaos,” says Humberto. “It’s a portrait of Brazil, a melting pot of culture and races...and I try to manifest this idea into a kind of chair that is chaotic in its very construction.” The chair was the first piece of work exhibited by Brazilians at the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Their studio continues to produce and develop furniture made from ordinary everyday materials that have been discarded, such as rope, fabric, wood, cardboard, plastic tubes, and aluminum wire.

Vitoria Regia stool, 2002

Ethylene vinyl acetate, stainless steel
21 in
53.3 cm
Edition 2/8
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
Other works by Humberto and Fernando Campana