Jordan Mozer (b.1958): Cairo720 Barstools, Oxidized and Clear Coated Cast Steel and Welded Tubular Steel Structures with Leather Upholstered Cushions. 1987/2019. Provenance: Collection of the artist. Signed. New.
16” diameter x 31” tall (40.5 cm diameter x 79 cm tall)
PROCESS + MATERIALS
Made in Chicago. Formed and welded tubular steel with cast steel fittings, oxidized and then clear coated. Upholstered leather seats.
Originally created for Cairo 720, an industrial art deco jazz club and a labyrinthine subterranean dance club that meandered below the sidewalks, inspired by the Ankh earrings of the owner’s girlfriend. The bar itself, appropriately, was a three-dimensional interpretation of the ancient Egyptian hieroglyph for liquids…
SMALL BATCH STUDIO FURNISHINGS
Mozer Studios LLC handcrafts all of their small batch products with local talent in Chicago. They are never mass produced. We employ socially and environmentally sustainable materials and techniques, including reclaimed and recycled materials and materials that develop patinas over time. We invite our patrons to embrace the nuanced irregularities of form, surface and finish as evidence of that handwork, defining each piece as one of a kind.
Barstool photos by JP Goguen. Photos of Cairo720 by David Clifton. Drawings by Jordan Mozer.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
H 31 in. x Dm 16 in.
H 78.74 cm x Dm 40.64 cm
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