Eero Aarnio

Eero Aarnio is a renowned Finnish industrial designer known for his pioneering work in furniture and product design. Born on July 21, 1932, in Helsinki, Finland, Aarnio's innovative and iconic creations have left a lasting impact on the world of design.

Aarnio's designs are characterized by their playful, futuristic, and often whimsical aesthetics. He is celebrated for his use of unconventional shapes and materials, which break away from traditional design norms. Perhaps his most famous design is the Ball Chair, created in 1963, which resembles a large, round ball with a comfortable, enclosed interior. This design epitomizes his unique approach to form and function.

In addition to the Ball Chair, Aarnio's portfolio includes other notable creations, such as the Bubble Chair (a transparent, hanging chair), the Pastil Chair (a colorful, geometric seat), and the Pony Chair (a horse-shaped children's chair). His designs often utilize plastic materials, which were innovative for their time and reflected the mid-20th-century fascination with modernity and technology.

Eero Aarnio's work has garnered international acclaim and has been exhibited in prestigious design museums and galleries around the world. His designs are not only visually striking but also comfortable and functional, making them appealing to a wide audience.
Aarnio's impact on the design world extends beyond furniture. He has designed a wide array of products, including lighting fixtures, toys, and household items. His designs have a timeless quality and remain highly sought after by collectors and enthusiasts.

As an influential figure in the Pop Art and modernist design movements, Eero Aarnio has played a significant role in pushing the boundaries of conventional design. His creations continue to be celebrated for their ability to bring a sense of joy and wonder to everyday objects. His legacy in the world of design remains strong, and he has inspired subsequent generations of designers to think creatively and experiment with new materials and forms.

Our latest products designed by Eero Aarnio

Magis Puppy Sparkly Gold Large
Magis Puppy Sparkly Gold Large
Magis Puppy Sparkly Gold Large
£232.00 £290.00
Magis Puppy Sparkly Gold Large
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Magis DALMATIAN Puppy Chair S
Magis Puppy Chair DALMATIAN Eero Aarnio
Magis DALMATIAN Puppy Chair S
£72.00 £99.00
Magis DALMATIAN Puppy Chair S
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Magis Puppy White with Gold Dots
Magis Puppy White with Gold Dots
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Magis Puppy White with Gold Dots
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Magis Puppy XS Coral Pink by  Eero Aarnio
Magis Puppy Extra Small Eero Aarnio
Magis Extra Small Puppy Eero Aarnio
£55.00 £69.50
Magis Puppy XS Coral Pink by Eero Aarnio
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Magis Red Puppy White Dots M
Magis Red Puppy White Dots M
Magis Red Puppy White Dots M
£145.00 £210.00
Magis Red Puppy White Dots M
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Magis Puppy XS Turquoise by Eero Aarnio
Magis Extra Small Puppy Eero Aarnio
Magis Puppy Extra Small Eero Aarnio
£55.00 £69.50
Magis Puppy XS Turquoise by Eero Aarnio
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