The three-legged Artek 60 Stool is a perfect example of Alvar Aalto’s close relationship with the material of birch and showcases his ability to create refined and smooth wooden products. This stool is the most basic and elemental of his furniture pieces, with a multi-practical design that is suitable as a seat, a table, storage place or display surface. The legs are mounted directly to the base of the round seat so that there is no need for complicated connecting joints. This leg mounting method as well also makes the design stackable, so that you can bring many Artek 60 Stools into your home and conveniently store them easily for use around your home whenever you need them.
Manufactured from their factory in Turku, Finland, the Stool 60 is available in a range of colours and finishes, such as a white laminate or black laminate countertop. Made entirely from Aalto’s favourite material of birch, this design is made from top quality wood that is designed to last for years within your home, surviving dozens of uses within your interior space. It’s handmade and constructed nature is done through 42 production steps, which helps to ensure its premium quality using Vitra’s artisans of their craft.
The classic Artek stool from Vitra is best matched with other wooden accents around your home. This fantastic design by Artek is also available in a colourful design called ColoRing or another stunning masterpiece designed by Hella Jongerius .
Vitra - Artek 60 Stool -
Designed by Alvar Aalto
Dimensions: Height: 44cm Diameter: 38cm