Rex 120 Chair – Rex Kralj

Rex 120 Chair – Rex Kralj

1,750.00

Maker: Rex Kralj
Designer: Niko Kralj
Year: 1953

The Rex 120 armchair perfectly captures Slovenian designer Niko Kralj’s celebrated aesthetic. A refined lightness of form is showcased in clean lines and contemporary elegance. The chair also embraces modern ergonomics to create a highly comfortable seating experience.

The plywood seat is perforated to reduce chair’s weight and to allow ventilation. Ground-breaking plywood shaping techniques were developed to permit bending in two perpendicular directions. The result is a highly functional design that defines Niko Kralj’s legacy.

Attributes:
- W 63cm, D 70cm, H 77cm
- 20th Century Design Icon
- Walnut Construction

 

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Made by Rex Krajl

Rex Kralj was founded by Niko Kralj in Slovenia in 1952 and has since become known for its significant contribution to 20th century industrial design. Krajl's work has been included in a design exhibition at Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York and been part of the collection of Design museum Danmark in Copenhagen, among other high profile international exhibitions.

Niko Kralj is the most significant Slovene designer of all periods. His role can be compared to the Aalto’s in Finland or the Eameses in USA.
— Museum of Architecture and Design | Ljubljana
 

Designed by Niko Krajl

Niko Kralj is a highly celebrated central figure of Slovenian post-war design. Kralj's modern designs have come to represent a key part of the Slovenian cultural identity. His work from the mid 20th century sits comfortably alongside the most important industrial designers in the world. 

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