How to Look at a Chair

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How to Look at a Chair

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Julia Hood, co-curator of The Art of Seating: 200 Years of American Design disects the parts of a chair. On view now through December 31, The Art of Seating  features 43 iconic chairs that tell a distinct story of America through design. Visit the show and you'll never sit the same!

#ArtofSeating: How to Look at a Chair

What is your favorite chair? Read Executive Director Allison Perkins personal story of her favorite chair and Share YOUR chairComment below with the story of your favorite chair, or share on social media by tagging #artofseating #mychair.

Learn more. Browse our online gallery of the Chairs at Reynolda at and follow @GalleryStool on Twitter for observations from Museum galleries. Plus, explore how the Piedmont Triad is discovering the art of seating in a variety of collaborative programs throughout the area. 


this is some fantastic chair nerdery 

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