Takeshi Nii

Takeshi Nii

Takeshi Nii (1929-2014) was a Japanese industrial designer known for his innovative and influential furniture designs. He was born on February 2, 1929, in Tokyo, Japan, and his career in design began during the mid-20th century. Takeshi Nii's work was significant in shaping the modern furniture landscape, particularly in Japan. One of his most famous and enduring creations is the "NY Chair" (Nychair), which was first introduced in 1958. The NY Chair was a folding lounge chair that combined practicality with sleek, minimalist aesthetics. Its smart, compact design made it popular for small living spaces, and its timeless style helped it gain a devoted following over the years. Takeshi Nii's furniture designs often incorporated folding mechanisms, which allowed for easy storage and portability. His focus on functional, space-saving furniture made his creations particularly well-suited for urban living, which was becoming increasingly relevant in Japan and other parts of the world. Throughout his career, Takeshi Nii received recognition and awards for his designs, including accolades from the Good Design Award in Japan. His works were showcased in various exhibitions, and he left a lasting impact on the world of furniture design, inspiring subsequent generations of designers.

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Nychair X Lounge Chair, Beech - White Nychair X

590,00 €
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Nychair X Lounge Chair, Dark Brown - Blue Nychair X

590,00 €
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Nychair X Lounge Chair, Dark Brown - Terracotta Nychair X

590,00 €
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Nychair X Lounge Chair, Dark Brown - White Nychair X

590,00 €
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Nychair X Ottoman, Dark Brown - Blue Nychair X

330,00 €
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Nychair X Ottoman, Dark Brown - White Nychair X

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Nychair X80 Chair, Dark Brown - Blue Nychair X

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Nychair X80 Chair, Dark Brown - Camel Nychair X

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Nychair X80 Chair, Dark Brown - White Nychair X

680,00 €
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Nychair X80, Dark Brown - Terracotta Nychair X

680,00 €
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