About Harry Bertoia
Harry Bertoia educated at Detroit Technical High School, Detroit School of Arts and Crafts and Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. As a university lecturer and furniture designer he impressed with the conception of his patented Diamon Chair for Knoll international in 1952.
He was awarded the craftsmanship medal from the American Institute of Architects and was prized with the AIA’s Gold Medal.
Knoll believes in creating powerful interiors that resonate creativity and comfort. Their iconic furniture has captured the imagination of international designers since their inception in 1938 and has been used ever since to reconnect people to their work, families and creative goals. Collaborations with Florence Knoll and Lella Vignelli have earned their spot in design legend, and are included a permanent collection in the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. Whether its for the office, the home or the garden, Knoll are masters of all materials. Explore their entire collection online and instore with Chaplins.