Curvaceous, soft and low-slung, the Pacha Lounge Chair is a joyfully modernist creation which embraces both extreme comfort and effortless versatility. Iconic designer Pierre Paulin’s vision was to create a sensation of ‘sitting on clouds’. A little ahead of its time in 1975, the modular Pacha Collection is finally coming into its own today.While the overall feel is organic and hyper-relaxed, Paulin’s obsession for ergonomic precision and craftsmanship can only be fully appreciated by sitting in one of his striking creations. Taking up very little floor space, it is extraordinarily...
Pierre Paulin was born in 1952, Pierre Paulin's first designs caught the attention at the
Thonet firm through which he discovered and mastered new materials in the manner
of the American designers Eames, Saarinen and Bertoia. At once sculptural and rigorously functional, Pierre Paulin's studied
forms cradle the body in perfect harmony. A man of the future, Paulin scattered
his path with poetic objects that were ahead of their time and whose rediscovery
more than 30 years later inspire admiration.