Chair Times


Chair Times, a film that documents the many-sided world of chairs. Directed by heinz bütler, the movie takes herzog and demeuron’s VITRA schaudepot as the starting point for the cinematic journey, recounting the story of 125 seating objects dating from 1807 to the latest 3D printed designs, resulting in a comprehensive timeline of modern seating design.

The film is available in german language with subtitles following this link here.

name: chair times – a history of seating
a film by: heinz bütler
genre: a documentary film
length: 90’
language versions: d,e/d and d,e/e
year & country of production: 2018, switzerland
age rating: 6