Organic Chair Vitra launched the first serial production of the Organic Chair 68 years after it was originally designed by Charles Eames and Saarinen for a competition at MoMA. Add to Favorites Add to Binder Request a Quote Download PDF Manufacturer Vitra Dimensions 32.5"h x 28.5"w x 26.5"d Designer Charles Eames & Eero Saarinen Year Designed 1940 Eames and Saarinen created several different versions of the Organic Chair for the for the “Organic Design in Home Furnishings” competition held by MoMA in 1941. The shape of the Organic Chair’s seat shells was designed in accordance with the seating requirements of the human body. With the Organic Chair and Organic Highback, the user sits in a somewhat lower, slightly backward tilting position, whereas with the Organic Conference the position is higher and more upright and thus suitable for use at desks and tables. The organically-shaped design and the soft padding provide for excellent seating comfort.