Eero Aarnio Originals – the sole authorised manufacturer of classic designs by Eero Aarnio

The Archive

The first article ever written on the Ball chair described it as “the most exciting chair in the world”. In the decades since then Eero’s designs have featured on the covers of a great many magazines, from the World of Interiors to Playboy. Many wonderful people have sat in his chairs over the decades, from heads of state to Bond villains, and he’s been featured as a clue in the New York Times crossword puzzle at least twice. From the film sets and photoshoots that have taken his chairs to all manner of far flung places, here are some of the best…