twentytwentyone logo

Conference swivel side chair, 1946

Designed by Eero Saarinen
Manufactured by Knoll
Product code: KNI-72CET5G*


Enquire about this product


Five-star swivel base Conference side chair by Eero Saarinen for Knoll.

Eero Saarinen transformed executive seating into a fluid, sculptural form in 1957, with the Conference collection. 
The Conference chair, also called the Executive chair, received the Museum of Modern Art Award, Federal Award for Industrial Design, 1969.

Frame and Upholstery: Moulded reinforced polyurethane shell.
Contoured plywood seat form (meets requirements for BS5852).
Upholstery with matching full surround welt details.

Available with or without arms, with four legs, or a multi-purpose swivel base (here) and soft or hard caster options available from the range below. 

Armless chair on a five-star swivel base in steel with a black protective epoxy finish.
Stainless steel top caps.

Please note: When upholstered in Eva fabric collection, there will be a lead time of 12-14 weeks.

Please click here to view swatches and references of the Knoll approved textiles for the Conference chair.

62w x 62d x 42/55/76/89cmh

Product downloads

Conference swivel side chair



Made-to-order: 6-8 weeks. Upholstery in Eva fabric: 12-14 weeks.

Furniture orders over £1500 free for Mainland UK.

Non-Mainland UK and International options available in basket

Delivery and returns information

Previous items in range

More products in this range

Next items in range