Vitra Elephant Stacking Stool design by Sori Yanagi
We found this amusing collection recently, a few days ago. Today it’s time to tell you about it. Sori Yanagi organic forms combine with Western industrial designs native craft traditions of Japan. The elephant stool is one of the most famous post-war Japanese designs and is as convincing as ever with its clear formal idiom and great functionality. This synthesis success made him one of the most important designers of the Japanese post-war era.
Ideal for interior spaces, terraces and gardens, the elephant stacking stool can be used as a picnic stool easy to transport. Besides furniture, Sori Yanagi also designed the lighting, glassware, cutlery, toys, subway stations, cars and motorcycles. Permanent collection, the Vitra Design Museum. Material: polypropylene dyed.