“Going to work” means a lot of different things to a lot of different people, but for most of us? Welp, it probably involves lots of sedentary hours sitting with pretty poor posture at a desk that’s not quite the right height, staring and staring and staring at a screen….
The Herman Miller Collection, as Design Director George Nelson put it, is supposed to be a “a permanent collection designed to meet fully the requirements for modern living”. Though he said way back in 1952, it still holds true. This comprehensive portfolio shows it all off.
The aim of the Herman Miller Sayl Chair, designed by Yves Béhar, is to maximise comfort while minimising materials. For inspiration, Béhar looked to the suspension bridges of San Francisco.