Sculpted Fanback Arm Chair wins a 2017 GOOD DESIGN™Award

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ASHEVILLE, NC, December 13, 2017 – Brian Boggs Chairmakers is pleased to announce their Sculpted Fanback Arm Chair has won a 2017 GOOD DESIGN™Award.

Originally designed by Brian Boggs in 1997, the Sculpted Fanback chair waited almost seventeen years to go into full production. The evolution of our joinery and production systems allowed for its rebirth in this improved form. The pinnacle of craftsmanship and ergonomic design, this chair uses some tricky engineering to produce comfort, flexibility and elegance setting this chair above the rest.

The Sculpted Fanback Arm Chair joins our Grand Lily Arm Chair in its recognition by the GOOD DESIGN™Award.

Founded in Chicago in 1950, GOOD DESIGN™ remains the oldest, most prestigious and recognized program for design excellence worldwide.

For 2017, the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies received submissions from several thousand of the world’s leading manufacturers and industrial and graphic design firms from around the world representing the most important and critical mass of influential corporations worldwide in the design industry from over 55 countries.

All awards are posted on the Museum’s websites at and

Located in the renowned River Arts District of Asheville, North Carolina, Brian Boggs Chairmakers was founded by Brian and Melanie Boggs to produce custom luxury furniture solutions. Housed within a 10,000 sq. ft. facility, the team combines traditional woodworking with modern production for furnishings built in a variety of styles from Appalachian post and rung chairs to contemporary tables. Expanding beyond chairmaking, Brian’s original designs now encompass outdoor furniture and hospitality installations as well as luxury furniture for the modern home; all made to order and shipped nationwide.


If you would like more information about Brian Boggs Chairmakers or the GOOD DESIGN™Award, please contact (828)398-9701.



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