Artist creates a hippopotamus chair that’s as big as the real thing

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Friday 27 February 2015

It goes without saying that you shouldn’t sit on a hippopotamus – they are one of the most dangerous animals on earth. But if you feel like you really need to relax on one, here’s a safer alternative: The Hippopotamus Chair by Maximo Riera.

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The Walrus Chair by Maximo Riera

Bridget Barnett Contributor

By Bridget Barnett in New Design on Friday 14 October 2011

A great talking point for any living room is The Walrus Chair. It’s designed by Spanish designer Maximo Riera, and follows in the footsteps of his previous creations, The Octopus Chair and The Rhino Chair.

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The Animal Chair Collection

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Products on Friday 2 September 2011

We posted once about designer Maximo Riera’s octopus chair. Now he added a rhino and a walrus to his series of jet-black animal chairs.

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