Eero Aarnio Originals – the sole authorised manufacturer of classic designs by Eero Aarnio
Eero’s approach to industrial design has often seen simple and hidden forms become real and visible objects. Screws are used in most pieces of furniture – but the Screw table loses its hardware association and becomes part of a household in a new way. It is available in two sizes and three colours. The Screw was designed in 1991 by Eero Aarnio.
“When I look at the world and my surroundings I don’t always think to scale. I like it when sizes and expectations are inverted. When small things become big. For the Screw table, its namesake screw is scaled up – the perfect inspiration for a table leg and head. The same shape, realised differently, usefully, for a new purpose. Of course, it is also good for the imagination: in which you are in inch tall in the land of giants, where even screws are almost your size…”