Studio Daniel Libeskind

Royal Ontario Museum Spirit House Chair

Toronto, Canada

Location

100 Queen's Park
Toronto, Canada

Building size

  • 14 Gague stainless steel
  • 180 lbs
  • 35 Inches (Height)
  • 46 Inches (Width)

Client

Nienkamper

Status

Completed

Completion Date

2007

Project Brief

Studio Daniel Libeskind in collaboration with Nienkämper Furniture Company has designed a chair for the Spirit House in the Royal Ontario Museum's Michael Lee-Chin Crystal.

The chair, which is constructed from 14 gauge (.075” thick) stainless steel, weighs 180 pounds, stands 35.5” tall and is 46.5” wide. The finish is brushed with hand polished seams. Each Spirit House Chair takes approximately 40 hours to complete and has an engraved signature from Daniel Libeskind. 19 chairs are housed at the ROM.