High Sticking Chair by Knoll
designed by Frank Gehry
Legendary Architect Frank Gehry was commissioned by Knoll in 1989 to create a line of furniture in his distinctive idiom. After three years of work, the resulting chairs, including the High Sticking Chair, were displayed at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. The High Sticking designs were inspired by apple crates and the names by hockey terms, and the result is as comfortable and exhilirating as such a meeting of influences could hope. Constructed of laminated maple, and fashioned mostly with ribbon-like waving strips of wood, the chairs break with convention but embrace beauty and innovation.
Frank Gehry has made his name creating some of the most incredible buildings in America, but his furniture is just as exciting. He has been honored with gold medals from the Royal Institute of British Architects and the American Institute of Architects. Gehry's designs are often compared more closely to sculpture than architecture.
Materials & Measurements
The frame of the High Sticking Chair is constructed of hard white maple veneers. All wood grains run in same direction for resilience. The chair comes with clear plastic glides with a matte frost finish.
Overall: 43.5" h x 20" w x 24" d
Seat height: 18"
About The Manufacturer
|Frank Gehry is one of the most famous architects in the world, and in all of history. His buildings are stunning, overwhelming works of sculpture that have taken simple and cheap materials like limestone, sheet metal and chain-link and created some of the most awe-inspiring spaces in the world. He also designs furniture. A Canadian and a hockey fan, he is well known for his hockey-themed furniture: The Face Off Cafe Table, the Cross Checking Chair, etc. Gehry's chairs and tables are as eccentric and surprising, and as beautiful, as his buildings.|
Shipping & Delivery
This item ships with Knoll's white glove delivery within the contiguous United States. Knoll uses a specialized logistics network that takes extra care of their products and ensures your order's safe arrival. Their white glove service includes delivery inside your home and into the room of your choice. The delivery personnel will bring the product into your home, assemble it, and dispose of the trash. Even though they might not wear white gloves, rest assured that you're getting the royal treatment.
One thing to note is that Knoll's shipping system does not have minute-by-minute tracking, but the agent will call you prior to delivery. They'll set up a date and time for delivery that works with your schedule.
Items under $1,200.00
This item comes with a $75 shipping fee for residential destinations within the contiguous United States. If you are shipping to a business with a delivery dock, please contact us at 888-467-6278 and we will happily remove your shipping fee.
This item comes with a shipping charge of 6.5 percent of the merchandise value for residential destinations within the contiguous United States. If you are shipping to a business with a delivery dock, please contact us at 888-467-6278 and we will happily remove your shipping charges.
Items over $9,200.00
This item comes with a $600 shipping fee for residential destinations within the contiguous United States. If you are shipping to a business with a delivery dock, please contact us at 888-467-6278 and we will happily remove these shipping charges.
arrive within 6-8 weeks from date of order.
For additional information, please see our shipping and delivery policies page.
Yes. The High Sticking Chair is available in a wide array of additional colors. Please call 888-467-6278 for more information.
Can I use my own fabric on the High Sticking Chair ?
Yes! Your fabric can be used on your custom High Sticking Chair after being approved. Please call us at 888-467-6278 for more information.
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