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Sequa chair / Office chair

Sequa chair
Sequa chair

Discipline: Product

Sequa chair

Discipline: Product

By combining structural and flexible zones in its plastic frame, Sequa’s mesh backrest forms a highly adaptive structure which can dynamically follow every movement while always providing optimal support. For this chair Itoki developed a frame that moves in a 3-dimensional way never seen before in a mesh chair. The sides of the frame move inwards when under tension, which results in a highly comfortable self-adjusting pelvis support. The height adjustable lumbar support is mounted on a flexible rail which bends forward when reclining. This feature allows to increase support when reclining instead of decreasing like on conventional chairs.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2017

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME 13 - 24 months

  • TARGET REGIONS Asia, Europe, North America

  • TARGET GROUPS Consumer / User, Trade / Industry, Public Sector / Government

Client / Manufacturer

ITOKI Corporation

ITOKI Corporation
Tokyo, Japan

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Design

ITO Design

ITO Design GmbH
Cham, Switzerland

Mugi Yamamoto

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