Personal stool – a place in life and in the world
This stool was conceived to accompany you all your life long. It should offer a place where you can think and a place where you can relax. It should be hometown, where you always let down. An indefatigable companion, which supports you always and everywhere.
In Africa the stool is given to an inhabitant of the earth or to special people, so they can have an important place in the world. For many centuries these stools have been loyal companions. They have been brought to parties or under the shower to relax. It was used during discussions or as a thoughtful element.
Charles and Ray Eames found out that sitting on these stools makes people feel better and, at the same time, more attentive and communicative during discussions. Here lies the secret of the African tradition of the stools. It should accompany its owner all life long, support him and offer him a safe harbour.