Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, 2008

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec took their inspiration from natural vegetation during the lengthy development phase of the Vegetal chair. The result is a successful amalgamation of their organic design and essential stability and comfort. Vegetal is suitable for indoor and outdoor and is available in a large choice of colours. It can be stacked up to three chairs high.
Material description
  • Seat and base: dyed-through polyamide. Four-leg base, stackable, with plastic glides for carpet or felt glides for hard floors. Vegetal can be stacked up to three chairs high and is suitable for outdoor use.
  • Note: special additives retard the fading of colours due to UV radiation. However, if the chair is exposed to sunlight for prolonged periods, the colour may change over time. We recommend limited exposure to sunlight.
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Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec's interest in organic shapes already manifested itself in 2004 with the design of Algues for Vitra. Based on these experiences, the two brothers collaborated with Vitra over a period of four years to develop Vegetal. The process involved countless prototypes and an intense exploration of injection moulding technology. The goal was create a chair that aspires to look like natural vegetation while simultaneously incorporating the necessary strength, stability and…
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This product was designed by
Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec
The brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec live and work in Paris. Their oeuvre ranges from small everyday objects to architectural projects. They have worked with Vitra since 2000 and have contributed numerous designs to both the office and home collections.
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