Hadid at Wright: Woosh Sofa

Woosh Sofa

Zaha Hadid
Woosh sofa
Edra, Italy, c. 1986
upholstery, leather, lacquered fiberglass, enameled and chrome-plated steel, Alcantara 161 w x 33 d x 39 h inches.

The dynamic form and graceful curves of the Woosh sofa echoes the organic and progressive character of Hadid’s architecture. This early sofa is one from only a few known examples.

Estimated: $100,000 – $150,000
Result: $144,000

Via Wright

Luigi Colani Lounge Chair at Wright

Luigi Colani Lounge Chair at Wright

If you happen to have sacks of cash laying around, Wright’s Utopia¬†: Lost and Found auction might interest you. Furniture and product designs from the 60s and 70s, a time of radical experimentation in form, color, and materials, by the likes of Gaetano Pesce, Gino Marotta, Ettore Sottsass, Panamarenko, and so on, are now up for bids online.

via Core 77 – Utopia: Lost and Found auction

This Luigi Colani lounge chair is estimated to sell for $1,000 to $1,500 and was sold for $674.