Classic tv: Designer’s antenna for retro look

28.02.2011 Heritage : Revival : Nostalgic
Mike Chen TV Furniture Mike Chen TV Furniture
Mike Chen TV Furniture Mike Chen TV Furniture
Mike Chen TV Furniture Mike Chen TV Furniture

New York – In a move away from the latest advances in 3D tv, industrial designer Mike Chen has taken a more traditional approach with his 1950s-inspired tv set.

In line with its retro-style look, the tv is fitted with a classic antenna and one big power button. The dial turns to the left or right to adjust the channel or volume, and can be detached as a remote control.

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