The iconic designer Eero Aarnio (born 1932) is known world-wide for his sculptural and playful chairs. Especially the Ball Chair, designed in 1963, has raised international interest. In addition to several movies, fashion spreads and music videos, Aarnio’s iconic work can be seen in the permanent collections of New York MoMA and London Victoria and Albert Museum.
Legendary Aarnio, who has always been true to his own style throughout his long career, has been awarded with numerous notable design prizes, Kaj Franck Design Prize and Compasso d'Oro to name a few. Adelta is the only authorized manufacturer of Eero Aarnio’s selected designs, such as the Ball chair, Bubble chair, Pony and Pastilli chair. All Adelta designs are made in Finland.