The works of the designer Werner Aisslinger (born in 1964) cover the spectrum of experimental, artistic approaches, including industrial design and architecture.
He delights in making use of the latest technologies, and has helped introduce new materials and techniques to the world of product design, creating pieces such as his unique gel furniture collection “Soft Cell”, and the “Soft” chaise longue for Zanotta in 2000. The “Juli chair” (Cappellini) was the first item of furniture to use a new type His work is exhibited in the permanent collections of international museums such as the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) and the Metropolitan Museum in New York, the Werner Aisslinger lives and works in Berlin. Fonds National d´Art Contemporain in Paris, the Neue Sammlung Museum in Munich, and the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany. of foam called “polyurethane integral foam”, and became the first German chair design to be selected as a permanent exhibit at the MoMA in New York since 1964. Aisslinger has created striking designs and received awards from all over the world — from the Compasso d’Oro to the Design Prize of the Federal Republic of Germany, the Red Dot Award and FX Award in the UK.