Rudi Merz’s light lounge chair is comfortable to sit on and very durable, even though the dimensions might look small to one’s eye.
The master cabinet maker also wanted the chair to be cozy for anyone, and wishes that the user would add as many pillows as necessary.
A Swiss-Finnish carpenter, interior designer and teacher, born in Emmental, Switzerland, but moved to Finland 30 years ago, where he has been a member of Fiskars artists and craftsmen cooperative from 1996. He worked as a carpenter and a designer, among others for the company Nikari. He pays a great attention to quality and sustainability in the products manufacturing. Rudi Merz has received many awards for his designs, such as the Habitare Eco Design Award in 2012 and 2013 and many of his works are exhibited in various museums.