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10 Iconic Furniture Pieces in Movies

These exceptional creations were not only revolutionary back in their time, but are still praised for their ageless traits, making it possible to use them in different contemporary contexts. Here are 13 Icons of Modern Design featured on the big screen:

1- Bubble Chair by Eero Aarnio (1968) in Gamer (2009)

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This installation of Bubble Chairs as Newton’s Cradle Balance Balls is insane!

2- Diamond Chair by Harry Bertoia (1952) in The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

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The Devil has a good sense of interior styling

3- Arco Lamp by Achille Castiglioni (1962) in Iron Man (2008)

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Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow) in Tony Stark’s living room

4- AJ Floor Lamps by Arne Jacobsen (1960) in Batman The Dark Knight (2008)

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Why so serious? Bruce Wayne/Batman (Christian Bale) with his butler and confidant Alfred Pennyworth (Michael Caine)

5- De Sede DS 600 Sofa (1972) in The Hunger Games (2012)

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Designed by Ueli Berger, Elenora Peduzzi-Riva, Heinz Ulrich, Klaus Vogt.
Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) on a DS 600 never-ending sofa

6- Platner Armchair by Warren PlaTner (1966) in James Bond Quantum of Solace (2008)

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No Platner Armchairs were harmed in this movie (well at least that’s what I hope)

7- Wassily Chair by Marcel Breuer (1926) in X-Men First Class (2011)

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Charles Xavier’s apartment in Oxford. Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) and Professor X Charles Xavier (James McAoy) in Xavier’s apartment

8- Poulsen PH 4/3 by Poul Henningsen (1925) in The Girl With Dragon Tattoo (2011)

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Lisbeth Salander (Rooney Mara) troubled and world-class hacker

9- Womb Chair by Eero Saarinen (1946) Down With Love (2003)


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Barbara Novak (Renée Zellweger) in her cheerful New York apartment in 1962

10- Eames Lounge Chair by Ray & Charles Eames (1956) in Click (2006)

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Michael Newman (Adam Sandler) fast forwarding through life on an Eames Chair
MOVIE:Click, The Devil Wears Prada, Down With Love, Iron Man, Batman The Dark Knight, 500 Days Of Summer, The Hunger Games, James Bond Quantum of Solace, X-Men First Class, The Girl With Dragon Tattoo, Gamer
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YEAR:2006, 2006, 2003, 2008, 2008, 2012, 2008, 2011, 2011, 2009