Few words about midcentury blog

A few words about mid-century

We revived 366 easy chair designed by Joseph Chierowski, which fits in a particularly fashionable recently aesthetics of the mid-century. However, many of you may be wondering what it is actually this mid-century? For the sake of such people we prepared a few words about this very popular aesthetics.

The aesthetics of mid-century is a modernism accurate to the mid-twentieth century. Furniture , which were created in those days are characterized by simplicity, functionality and elegance. Mid – century refer to the work of these designers and architects like Mies van der Rohe, Le Corbusier, Ray and Charles Eames and the tradition of the Bauhaus school.

In Poland, the aesthetics of mid-century ties in with the period between the 60’s and 80’s and is often associated with trumpery, gray colours and mediocrity in quality. However, this doesn’t mean that in this period the real gems of design weren’t developed in Poland. The best example is 366 easy chair designed by Joseph Chierowski and revived by 366 Concept.

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