Monday, 12 December 2011

Ru Chair wins award

The Ru Chair received the Swedish architectural award The Golden Chair (Guldstolen).

The Golden Chair is awarded annually by the Swedish Association of Architects (Sveriges Arkitekter). It is awarded alternately to Best Product and Best Project and this year Ru Chair won the prize in the Product category.

Jury’s statement: “Ru Chair, with its neat and discreet profile is both innovative and inspiringly idiosyncratic. With a meticulous and solid woodworking craftsmanship adapted to industrial production techniques, this chair is both cogent and functional, a clear expression of our time.”

The Ru chair is designed by Shane Schneck and made by Hay. Available in the UK from It retails at £166.00

1 comment:

  1. Never cross in my mind that there will be a chair like this..