SVANTE SCHÖBLOM , Overman AB, Sweeden
Svante Schöblom was educated at the "Konstfack" school of industrial art, in furniture and interior architecture, in Stockholm in the 1960's.
Thereafter, he was employed by OVERMAN AB for several years as designer & product developer.
OVERMAN AB became known for using new materials and production methods which previously where not commonly used in the furniture industry.
The Teenager chair was designed during 1970's and it was aimed for the modern consumer wanting to meet and socialize in a relaxed way.
Now this chair has found a revival, and a new generation has discovered the simplicity of this chair.
PRODUCTS BY THIS DESIGNER:
Lisa Albin, Iglooplay, Brooklyn, NY
Aldis Circenis, Riga Chair Factory, Riga, Latvia
Roberto Gil, Casa Kids Collection Design, Inc., Brooklyn, NY
David Jones, New York, New York
Kyoko Inoda and Nils Sveje, Inoda + Sveje, Milan, Italy
Brian Kane, Kane Design Studio, San Francisco, CA
Scot Laughton, Toronto, Canada
Charles Perry, Norwalk, CT
Eric Pfeiffer, Pfeiffer Lab, San Francisco, CA
Pure Design Studios, Alberta, Canada
Karim Rashid, Karim Rashid Design, New York, NY
Megasii Design Team, Hong Kong
Srdjan Simic, Studio Simic, San Diego, CA
Svante Schöblom, Overman AB, Sweeden
Andrea Valentini, Rhode Island
Scott Wilson, MINIMAL, Chicago, IL