The Barcelona Chair was designed in 1929 by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Lilly Riech, his companion and working partner. This iconic chair, known at the time as the MR90, was created specifically for the Pavilion of German representation at the 1929 Universal Exhibition in Barcelona, Spain.
Note: The Barcelona Chair name is a registered trademark of Knoll International. The products sold on the ModernClassics.com website do not bear the signature of Mies van der Rohe on the frame. Please read our comparison guides to see the differences between the furniture we make and the many others on the market that appear to be similar.