Aeron chair

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The Aeron chair

The Aeron chair is an office chair produced by Herman Miller, and designed in 1994 by Don Chadwick and Bill Stumpf. Its design has a spot in the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection.[1]

Almost two-thirds of the Aeron Chair is made out of recycled materials, and almost the entire chair -around a 94%- is recyclable.

It is generally considered to be the best chair in the world by computer professionals, and possession or use of Aeron chairs is often seen as a mark of status or success. The frantic buying of them following by their second hand resales during the dotcom bubble was viewed as a barometer of the economic conditions of that time.


The chair was named after Aeron (Celtic mythology) as well as referring to aeration and aeronautics (

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  1. ^ "Aeron Chair in the MoMA Collection". Retrieved 2009-02-10. 

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