Alvar Aalto, Paimio Armchair Frame in bent laminated beech with three solid wooden bars as stabilizers, seat in black lacquered molded plywood. For the this design was out there. Creator of modern contemporary style?
Note multiplication of floor surfaces, adding visual warmth and tactility, plus functionally defining a circulation zone versus a band of space where people's knees and pocketbooks might be as they sit on the benches. Text here.